January in the vegie patch

January is an opportunity to extend our summer crops. To create a lovely continuity for when our current crops call it quits. Successional planting/ sowing is the proper name. Let’s just call it – not going hungry, little and often planting, or production plus 🙂 And while we’re at it, let’s think about dinner in […]

December In The Vegie Patch

The kind of garden I wish for you is productive, beautiful and most of all easy. Sounds dreamy aye, but its totally doable. With a little forethought and patience in the beginning, and a few helpful nudges from me, you’ll create garden nirvana – less pests, less disease, more joy and a bounty of kai. […]

May In The Vegie Patch – Sow

Old sacks protect direct sown greencrop seed for faster germination and bird protection Direct sow Greencrops – lupins, broadbeans, phacelia, wheat, oats, mustard or barley. Kings Seeds Autumn Manure Mix is awesome. Grow as many greencrops as you can fit. Here’s how to sow a greencrop. Corn salad and miners lettuce – sweet little winter/ […]