Leaves 10 May 2014

Leaves links out to the very best plant-related content I’ve found on the world wild web this week. Chemicals in your food? I hope so Life is a chemical cocktail and Compound Interest is exploring everyday chemical compounds in lovely infographic detail. You might want to find out why coriander tastes as it does, or why beetroot […]

My Most Favourite Event

Yay! It’s the bestest, little gardening / foodie / permacultural / organic / farming / lifestyle  event of the year! Each year the amazing Kath Irvine throws open the farmgates and welcomes us onto her permaculture property in Ohau. The place is like candyland for plant geeks and a rousing example of organic living for […]

A little music for your weekend’s gardening work

A little permaculture ditty I found to keep your spirits up and your gardening on track. The Permaculture Song by David Griswold.

Worming

Our permaculture worm tower seems to be working well. But we have just noticed that lots of the thin white worms that were in the bin have gotten out and gone wriggling around the garden. There seems to be a heap of them. Thanks to the wonders of the internet, we instantly knew what they […]