26th November 2015
I have updated the seedling transplant chart introducing a sub category of single cell seedlings and moving some vegetable varieties from the very difficult to difficult category.

  23rd October 2015
Explains how to make a two seedling tray propagation box using an aquarium heater.

  23rd August 2015
Gives details about a master class on growing veggies that I will be running at Garden of Saint Erth in Blackwood (central Victoria)


  17th August 2015
I have updated the Ballarat and District Seed Planting guide, no major changes but there have been some minor ones.

  12th August 2015
Looks at the practice of cycle mulching, which governs when and how much you spread mulch on your vegetable beds depending on climatic conditions.


  6th August 2015
Updated the the Advantages and Disadvantages of Mulch page giving a more detailed explanation and adding some illustrations.


  23rd July 2015
Updated the Seed Collection seed company review in the Useful links section

  23rd July 2015
Details on a seedling workshop I will be running at the Ballarat Community Garden on the 29th August


  1st June 2015
Describes the signs and symptoms of Fusarium wilt and how to treat it.

  1st May 2015
Describes the signs and symptoms of Fusarium wilt and how to treat it.
Describes the signs and symptoms of Fusarium wilt and how to treat it.


  1st March 2015
Looks at the pros and cons of  chicken tractors.  This is part one of an extended exploration of chicken shed and run design.
I will be running a series of mini gardening talks at the Ballarat Harvest festival, Sunday 15th March at The Ballarat Community Garden.