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1st Principle of Permaculture The First Principle of Permaculture is to PRODUCE NO WASTE. In the bush example […]

Produce No Waste



THE FOLLOWING IS A LIGHT HEARTED LOOK AT CONVENTIONAL GARDENING….SOMETHING TO GET YOU THINKING ABOUT HOW PERMACULTURE MIGHT […]

A Permaculture perspective



May gardening. Normally …..Is there such a thing!!! There wouldn’t be a lot happening in the garden this […]

May Gardening 2


May Gardening What a month we have just had. We could almost be convinced that it is still […]

May Gardening


GARDENING FOR APRIL: Things are really starting to wind down in the garden this month. We have had […]

Gardening for April




Gardening for March 27/3/16 This month’s main task has been harvesting and preserving. Pears and apples are being […]

March Gardening


PLANNING FOR SPRING….I Can just hear you all saying REALLY! BUT IT’S STILL SUMMER. But I bet your […]

Garden Diary for March



First cloudy day…Monday and a good chance to get those brassica seedlings into the ground, Not sure how […]

Garden Diary 25th Feb


February 12, 2016: After 5 days away, Coming back to more very hot weather (30 degrees inside) does […]

Garden Diary


The word for this month is MULCH,  MULCH and more MULCH. What can I use? How can I make […]

February Gardening



My least favourite time of year for BUGS…in particular Ants and Flies!  Just ew! I am currently testing […]

Flies! Ants! Argh!