A-maize-ing

Popped Secret: The Mysterious Origin of Corn — HHMI BioInteractive Video I know, corny title. It’s the greatest transformation story of the vegetable world. About 9000 years ago farmers in southern Mexico started manipulating a grass called teosinthe. Today, the world runs on it. One of the leading food crops in the world, a source […]

Worm pee improves tomato seedling growth

Science proves what we have been using for years.  “Results showed that vermicompost-leachate can be a suitable soil amendment product to improve overall soil fertility and growth of tomato plants, even under temperature and water stress conditions.” That’s because it contains proteins, vitamins, and micro- and macro-elements such as nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium, calcium, and magnesium. […]

Brand New NZ Seed Store

Excitement, celebration and bubbles mark the launch of the new LovePlantLife Seeds Store – purveyors of quality vegetable, herb and flower seeds. Delicious seeds for your food-growing needs. www.loveplantlife.co.nz

Big things! Big things!

Hey! My sincerest thanks for all of you who took the time to send me feedback. I am truly humbled by your generosity and kind words and trying to honour that by working out I can make your wishes happen. And I’m very excited because I am. Having embraced all of the replies, I’ve set out […]