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6 May 2018 5:22pm – Midjim Berries!

Squeezing in a quick bit of weeding in our front yard native garden while the light lasts, and found these beauties! I’d thought that midjim berries were finished for this season but apparently this little bush didn’t get the memo :) Yay! … Continue reading

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21 April 2018 6:13pm – Dynamic Accumulators

Wow! What a great summary! Keeping this for later (and I need to plant more). Bamboo leaves should be on the list under silicon (Si) too :) great for the soil, great for the compost, but also great for your chooks! As … Continue reading

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8 April 2018 11:12am – Want to Compost?

What a great summary!

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8 April 2018 9:04am – The History of Vegetables

Interesting bit of history. The History About Each Vegetable

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28 March 2018 5:16pm – Limestone Permaculture

Great video by Brett, down at Limestone Permaculture. This is permaculture :) One-Acre Permaculture Garden Feeds 50 Families

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26 March 2018 5:47am – More Trees!

Ok so we may have gone to Turners again yesterday … The latest haul: 2x longans 2x ‘Wai Chi’ dwarf lychees 2x ‘Santa Rosa’ (red flesh) plums 1x yellow flesh plum 2x jabotacabas 3x ‘Berrylicious’ blueberries 3x ‘Port Wine’ dwarf … Continue reading

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21 March 2018 7:28pm – New Girls

Another three little girls for our flock :) The ginger and the dark grey (blue) are belgian d’uccles, and the light grey (blue) is a jap bantam. They are all point-of-lay and said to be smoochy, especially the dark grey … Continue reading

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15 March 2018 5:31pm – Trees!

Woohoo! Another load of fruit trees and natives for up at the farm! :D This time: 3x ‘Packham’s Triumph’ pears 2x ‘White Opal’ peaches 1x ‘Sundowner’ nectarine 3x ‘Berrylicious’ dwarf black mulberries 3x Strawberry/Cherry guavas 1x Feijoa (to go with … Continue reading

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11 March 2018 7:38am – Past Ideas for a Plastic-Free Future

Great article. I personally LOVE the look of copper, but it also has its dark side: mining. Usually at the expense of the environment and communities in that area. Nappy libraries and glass milk bottles: past ideas for a plastic-free … Continue reading

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11 March 2018 6:34am – Off-grid Mason Cabin

Love these windows! 160 Sq. Ft. Off-Grid Mason Cabin at CABINSCAPE

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