Category Archives: NutrientCycling

6 October 2016 2:44pm – One Chicken Can ..

One Chicken Can … Did I mention how awesome chickens are :)

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10 July 2016 6:18am – Make Compost Not War

LOVE this! One of my favourite things is making better soil, and composting is one of the easiest ways of doing that. Not only does composting improve your soil naturally, it encourages soil critters to move in and turn the … Continue reading

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5 July 2016 10:39am – Bintensive Compost Course

What a great idea for teaching all those budding little green-thumbs (and not so little ones) about composting! Check it out! Become a Compost Rockstar

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15 June 2016 12:27pm – Greening Ethiopia

Wow! Well done! Ethiopian farmers made a desert bloom again

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31 May 2016 6:28pm – Keyhole Garden With Composter

What a brilliant idea!

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25 May 2016 11:07am – Zone 1 Permaculture

This is a great little summary of permaculture in Zone 1, the vegie/herb patch, the most frequented and arguably the most productive of the zones. It doesn’t need a large space, or even good soil; it can be done in … Continue reading

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6 May 2016 5:30pm – How to Grow Tomatoes

“When someone ropes me into telling them and I start the long answer, I eventually see their eyes glaze over. That’s the point where I say, “Then you throw in the kitchen sink and cover it all up.” To date, … Continue reading

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27 April 2016 6:40am – Hugelkulture Forest

Interesting concept. Using Hugelkulture on a larger, forest scale.

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22 April 2016 2:18pm – Urban Food Street

Urban Food Street, in Buderim, is in the news! What I wouldn’t give to live in a place like this; it would be a dream come true. Anyone interested in starting our own? Food Street: Feeding off the kerbside and … Continue reading

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24 March 2016 1:59pm – The Great Decomposers: Fungi and Mould

Mycology is a fascinating topic. Most of the plants in the world rely on their partnerships with fungal species to obsorb nutrients and moisture, particularly in less-than-ideal conditions, including those most flamboyant members of the plant-world, orchids – a lot … Continue reading

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