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bean seedling

How to grow vegetables from seed with success every time

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I grow about ninety percent of our vegetable garden from…
lemons

How to keep the gardening urge alive when the weather is cold

Winter can be a challenging season to keep the gardening…
autumn baked meatball recipe

Easy family meatball recipe with seasonal autumn ingredients

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Last week I cut into the first of our home grown pumpkins.…
Seasonal baked chicken recipe with ginger

Seasonal baked chicken recipe with fresh ginger paste

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I leave summer produce in my garden for as long as possible…
Baked capsicum recipe

Healthy seasonal baked capsicum recipe

Tomato and Herb Stuffed Capsicum   Autumn is a…
Baked capsicum dip

Baked capsicum dip with paprika and macadamia nuts

Autumn is a great time to continue enjoying the last of the…
seedlings

The autumn vegetables I'm growing in my backyard this year

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At this time of month, each month for the past few years,…
fresh tomatoes from the garden

How do I know what to plant after tomatoes

Autumn vegetable garden preparation Succession planting can…
Insect shelter

How to grow a garden that encourages beneficial insects

There is a growing trend in Australia to sources organic…
garden-pots-metal

How to grow herbs across the year in your backyard

Guide to growing herbs   Herbs are one of the easiest…
fennel gratin

Easy dairy free fennel and sweet potato gratin recipe

I have been patiently (not really!) waiting for my fennel…
Winter vegetable polenta recipe

Baked Vegetables with Polenta

  Wonderfully simple baked vegetables served on a…
autumn leaf

The Vegetable Garden Transition from Autumn to Winter

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Garden Share Collective May 2016   The end of autumn…
kale pest control

How to protect plants from white cabbage moth

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Protect your vegetables from cabbage moth   Many people…
Insect Hotel

Encourage beneficial insects in the garden with a bug hotel

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In the past year I have focused on incorporating more beneficial…