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It’s almost time…

…for this year’s Seed Freedom Food Festival! In September last year the second Seed Freedom Food Festival was held here in Adelaide at the Market Shed on Holland. It was a huge success with over 2000¬†people coming through the doors … Continue reading

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Bellwether Wines

While in the Coonawarra during the recent school holidays, Jamie and I discovered a gorgeous winery with its own produce garden. On the Riddoch Hwy in the Coonawarra, Bellwether Wines is housed in a converted Shearing Shed. Built by Chinese … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato

Way back in December of 2015 we planted a purple sweet potato in one of the galvanised beds. We have never grown them before and did absolutely no research on how to grow them – we just planted ¬†it and … Continue reading

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Spinach!

The time in between one harvest and the next is always difficult; the last of the summer veg are gone and the winter crop is still to reach maturity. It is during this time that spinach comes into its own. … Continue reading

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Guerilla Gardening in Shanghai

I have been rather neglectful of the blog this year as both Jamie and myself have had an increased workload, this has meant some things have had to slide a little to make room. One of the things that has … Continue reading

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Natural Air Fresheners

A while back I posted a link on our A Kailyard in Adelaide facebook site to a blog post about using citrus seedlings to create natural air fresheners. Unfortunately, the link appears to have expired but I was pretty sure … Continue reading

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Back to Tickle Tank

We first visited Irene Stone-Pearce’s amazing home, Tickle Tank, in May of last year. We returned a few weeks ago, along with other members of the Happy Patch Community Garden, to learn the art of mosaics. The group is planning … Continue reading

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