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May meeting

At our May meeting we were lucky to hear two speakers discuss the benefits of plant propagation

Firstly, a very brief outline from Pam Adams on propagation, she handed out some notes  on whip and tongue graft and a very handy chart on when and how to take cuttings from different groups of plants. 346 more words

Hungry, Hungry, Red Wiggler Worms

So just how hungry ARE red wigglers? Hungry enough to consume half their weight in kitchen waste (vegetable scraps, fruit, coffee grounds, oatmeal, egg shells etc.) every single day! 427 more words

Garden Helpers

Compost Vs. Worm Farming - Eco Home PART 2.

It was only after studying permaculture for 12 months that I really understood why someone should choose a worm farm over a compost system or vice versa. 344 more words


Hamfisted health and safety for the sake of National's pork barrel

I’m sorry, I simply couldn’t resist the potential for porcine punnery on this one, inspired by Bill Rosenberg’s comments on Stuff. A good headline sells a story – and that’s what we’re seeing with the latest hapless chapter of… 564 more words