Permaculture

Citrus masterclass

November 13, 2017 // 4 Comments

Last weekend I was very fortunate to attend Ian Tolley’s Citrus Masterclass at the Diggers Heronswood nursery in Dromana. When I initially called to book, both classes at [...]

Slaying the monster

November 2, 2017 // 1 Comment

This is no elephant, this is no mammoth – no, this is a monster of previously unknown proportions! We are very quickly realising that planting an edible forest garden [...]

Boys and their toys

October 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

I was very fortunate that my sister gave me a great gift voucher for my birthday. This enabled me to acquire one of the most useful implements I have had in a long time – [...]

Out for a duck

October 19, 2017 // 3 Comments

As I mentioned before – Spring is a short-lived experience in our area. The ground goes from soft slippery clay to hard cracked shards within a week or two. So by now the [...]

Franny’s farm

September 11, 2017 // 3 Comments

So there I was, enjoying to wake up for my 57th birthday to the sound of crowing cocks, sipping a Trader Joe’s organic green tee, overlooking the beautiful valley in the [...]