Category Archives: Vegie Patch

30 September 2018 12:06pm – Rain!

We’ve had some lovely rain at our place so far today, and The Farm has had over 30mm so far this week! The garden (and gardener!) are heaving a huge sigh of relief.

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26 September 2018 5:00am – Gardens in Patagonia

I love reading about what others are doing! The Garden at the End of the World

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9 August 2018 11:00am – Flowers For The Vegie Patch

Planting flowers amongst your vegies doesn’t just look nice, it has a host of other benefits. Wise Pairings: Best Flowers to Plant with Vegetables

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29 July 2018 7:11am – Snail Hunt

If you’re experiencing this lovely foggy morning too, now is the perfect time to get outside for a snail hunt! :)

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27 May 2018 8:14am – Chook Tunnels

Make chooks work for you! :) Clever Tunnel System Makes Chickens Do The Gardening…

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19 May 2018 8:53am – Pruning Perennials

Tips on pruning perennials https://www.organicgardener.com.au/blogs/perennial-pruning  

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8 May 2018 10:10am – Compost!

With the advent of Compost Awareness Week starting yesterday, I thought it was high time that I update you all on our composting system. As most processes tend to do, this one has changed and been adapted over the years: … Continue reading

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8 May 2018 8:53am – Vegie Patch Update

Yay! Rainy day updates! :) Here is the pic of our vegie patch as of yesterday. I must admit that, although The Vegie Patch is often thought of as ‘the whole point’ to permaculture (it so isn’t, by the way – … 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 9:04am – The History of Vegetables

Interesting bit of history. The History About Each Vegetable

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