Monthly Archives: May 2016

20 May 2016 11:02am – Urban Farming In The US

Urban farming in the US .. Urban farming: From floating food forests to vacant lot crops

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18 May 2016 10:59am – Why Gardening Is Great For Children

In case you needed any more reasons to get you little ones outside and into the garden, here’s 11 more: Why Gardening is Great for Children

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15 May 2016 5:57am – Introducing Kids To Gardening

These days, there is a lot of disconnect between the food on our plate and where it comes from. But thankfully, with the help of numerous school kitchen gardens and education programs, this is changing. If your school doesn’t already … Continue reading

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15 May 2016 5:28am – Solar Nightlights

What a great idea! Perfect for the little ones. Miniature paperboard Casagami houses are nightlights powered by daylight

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14 May 2016 10:05am – Tips for Toms

Some great tips for getting the most out of your tomatoes! I’m going to have to try a few of these .. How to Grow so Many Tomatoes in so Little Space | Best Way to Grow Tomatoes

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13 May 2016 3:31pm – Edible Weeds

Do any of you have these ‘weeds’ in your yard? I quite like plucking a bit of purslane, chickweed or swine cress (not listed in the article) along with lettuce as I walk around my yard, and I actively encourage … Continue reading

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13 May 2016 2:13pm – Dad’s Bee Hive Experiment

Last weekend we moved one of my dad’s native bee hives (T. carbonaria) to our place because it was getting constantly harassed by (presumably) a local hive. After settling in for a week, dad came over to check on it … Continue reading

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13 May 2016 1:04pm – Bush Tucker

If you’ve never been brave enough to give vegie-growing a go because of the time required to maintain them and get a decent yield, why not try a native food plant? As with most Australian natives, they are very hardy … Continue reading

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11 May 2016 7:08pm – Tiny Verandah Workspace

What an awesome tiny space idea! BEFORE & AFTER: ARNOD’S BEAUTIFUL PORCH

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11 May 2016 6:36pm – Dumpling Course Booked!

Dumpling course booked!! :D Not sure I’ll be able to wait the next few months! Dumpling Masterclass: Ravioli, Pot Stickers, Pelmeni

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