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What's going on in my garden?

It has been such a long time since I made any real reference to my continued attempts to earn the appellation ‘gardener’, a practice or profession that many of my ancestors made a living from doing.  879 more words

A Simple Life

A review

It is almost a year since we took on our second plot and so much has changed! Below are the photos of the plot when we took it over at the end of September 2014 – it wasn’t pretty! 235 more words

Is it? Could it be?

Although we’ve been here a few months now, we’re still finding hidden nooks we’ve overlooked.  I was poking about behind one of the sheds yesterday and found four odd looking trees with strange green fruit, some hanging down in clumps, others cascading in drops like beads on a string.  287 more words

Hobby Farm

Brrrrrrr It's Cold Outside

Brrrrr it got down into the 40s this week.

Started winterizing my old trailerstead.  Moved more concrete blocks for skirting.

Let the girls out for a while.   341 more words

Food Forest

Witsies fight back hunger by planting a food garden

Wits volunteers are planting a vegetable garden on West Campus this Saturday September 19, to fight back against hunger in the Wits community.

In collaboration with various student volunteers, and various community outreach groups, Wits Citizen and Community Outreach (WCCO) will be planting a vegetable garden on September 19. 389 more words