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An opportunity (only if you wish) for you to say hello and be welcomed to the SSC Community!

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  1. Marina McHutchison

    Greetings from the Mary Valley

    I just love the phrase "mowing the weeds". Its amazing how many people just don't get the pun. :confused:
    I just love the phrase "mowing the weeds". Its amazing how many people just don't get the pun. :confused:
    I just love the phrase "mowing the weeds". Its amazing how many people just don't get the pun. :confused:
    I just love the phrase "mowing the weeds". Its amazing how many people just don't get the pun. :confused:
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  2. Darryl

    hi

    Oi there Darryl, welcome to this lovely group. You could try some root vegetables too such as taro, sweet potatoes or cassava/arrowroot. They are easy to grow. With taro, you can sell the leaves...
    Oi there Darryl, welcome to this lovely group. You could try some root vegetables too such as taro, sweet potatoes or cassava/arrowroot. They are easy to grow. With taro, you can sell the leaves too and the islanders up there will buy them :D
    Oi there Darryl, welcome to this lovely group. You could try some root vegetables too such as taro, sweet potatoes or cassava/arrowroot. They are easy to grow. With taro, you can sell the leaves too and the islanders up there will buy them :D
    Oi there Darryl, welcome to this lovely group. You could try some root vegetables too such as taro, sweet potatoes or cassava/arrowroot. They are easy to grow. With taro, you can sell the leaves...
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  3. Jin_DIY

    Greetings from Burnaby BC Canada

    Don’t over think the situation, you will learn stuff as you go. You just start small from container gardening, to raised bed and go from there. The thing is when you are actually gardening you...
    Don’t over think the situation, you will learn stuff as you go. You just start small from container gardening, to raised bed and go from there. The thing is when you are actually gardening you will start picking up stuff from that experience and use it again or improve it. Those skills will stay...
    Don’t over think the situation, you will learn stuff as you go. You just start small from container gardening, to raised bed and go from there. The thing is when you are actually gardening you will start picking up stuff from that experience and...
    Don’t over think the situation, you will learn stuff as you go. You just start small from container gardening, to raised bed and go from there. The thing is when you are actually gardening you...
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  4. violet

    New Here

    Welcome Violet. Share with us your garden or join in and interact with us on the forum, don't be shy :D I can't talk, I have been lazy lately LOL. But, I do love coming in to read. I am yet to share...
    Welcome Violet. Share with us your garden or join in and interact with us on the forum, don't be shy :D I can't talk, I have been lazy lately LOL. But, I do love coming in to read. I am yet to share something about my garden and some canning something from my garden.
    Welcome Violet. Share with us your garden or join in and interact with us on the forum, don't be shy :D I can't talk, I have been lazy lately LOL. But, I do love coming in to read. I am yet to share something about my garden and some canning...
    Welcome Violet. Share with us your garden or join in and interact with us on the forum, don't be shy :D I can't talk, I have been lazy lately LOL. But, I do love coming in to read. I am yet to share...
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  5. eemjay1

    hello..eemjay from Southern Africa,zambia

    Have a read of those threads Mark has mentioned and give the insulation suggestion a try.
    Have a read of those threads Mark has mentioned and give the insulation suggestion a try.
    Have a read of those threads Mark has mentioned and give the insulation suggestion a try.
    Have a read of those threads Mark has mentioned and give the insulation suggestion a try.
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  6. Flatland

    Hello. from Milang

    After living 40 years on the side of a mountain I would tell any one planning on buying land to not buy anything that you can't drive a car over. I loved my side of a mountain. It was a beautiful,...
    After living 40 years on the side of a mountain I would tell any one planning on buying land to not buy anything that you can't drive a car over. I loved my side of a mountain. It was a beautiful, magical place BUT so dam hard to look after. Everything, and I mean everything had to be done by...
    After living 40 years on the side of a mountain I would tell any one planning on buying land to not buy anything that you can't drive a car over. I loved my side of a mountain. It was a beautiful, magical place BUT so dam hard to look after....
    After living 40 years on the side of a mountain I would tell any one planning on buying land to not buy anything that you can't drive a car over. I loved my side of a mountain. It was a beautiful,...
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  7. Belinda Acott

    Hello from Sussundenga

    Hey Belinda, Well done you - I love growing things from seed (and re growing things from table scraps...I guess it's one step up from dumpster diving!!) and have a few pots of dragon fruit...
    Hey Belinda, Well done you - I love growing things from seed (and re growing things from table scraps...I guess it's one step up from dumpster diving!!) and have a few pots of dragon fruit seedlings in my hot house. I'm hoping this year they'll really kick on. I found them much slower growing...
    Hey Belinda, Well done you - I love growing things from seed (and re growing things from table scraps...I guess it's one step up from dumpster diving!!) and have a few pots of dragon fruit seedlings in my hot house. I'm hoping this year they'll...
    Hey Belinda, Well done you - I love growing things from seed (and re growing things from table scraps...I guess it's one step up from dumpster diving!!) and have a few pots of dragon fruit...

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  8. StuartGrows

    Hello everyone!! Near Washington DC USA

    Ash, somewhere in the deep dark recesses of my antiquated brain, I have an unusual solution for that black soil. I have a lot on my plate right now but in time it will come back to me & I'll post...
    Ash, somewhere in the deep dark recesses of my antiquated brain, I have an unusual solution for that black soil. I have a lot on my plate right now but in time it will come back to me & I'll post the info in the thread about your property.
    Ash, somewhere in the deep dark recesses of my antiquated brain, I have an unusual solution for that black soil. I have a lot on my plate right now but in time it will come back to me & I'll post the info in the thread about your property.
    Ash, somewhere in the deep dark recesses of my antiquated brain, I have an unusual solution for that black soil. I have a lot on my plate right now but in time it will come back to me & I'll post...

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  9. Joanne

    Hi from southern NSW

    Being vegetarian isn't for everyone, much to the chagrin of other vegetarians and vegans lol I'm really surprised, Betta fish are some of the easiest fish to keep. Did you make sure to...
    Being vegetarian isn't for everyone, much to the chagrin of other vegetarians and vegans lol I'm really surprised, Betta fish are some of the easiest fish to keep. Did you make sure to de-chlorinate the water? what temperature did you keep it at? The filter will help immensely. I have some...
    Being vegetarian isn't for everyone, much to the chagrin of other vegetarians and vegans lol I'm really surprised, Betta fish are some of the easiest fish to keep. Did you make sure to de-chlorinate the water? what temperature did you keep it...
    Being vegetarian isn't for everyone, much to the chagrin of other vegetarians and vegans lol I'm really surprised, Betta fish are some of the easiest fish to keep. Did you make sure to...
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  10. Sasha Bushell

    Hello from GC qld.

    Wow! You are a wealth of information, going to show nathan your posts for a read. Thankyou for all the local intell :) you've helped me alot!
    Wow! You are a wealth of information, going to show nathan your posts for a read. Thankyou for all the local intell :) you've helped me alot!
    Wow! You are a wealth of information, going to show nathan your posts for a read. Thankyou for all the local intell :) you've helped me alot!
    Wow! You are a wealth of information, going to show nathan your posts for a read. Thankyou for all the local intell :) you've helped me alot!

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  11. FIFO Farmer

    Hello From Sunshine Acres

    Thank you yes I really like the usage and the novelty of Jaboticaba and they look a bit pretty too .. my next door neighbor keeps bees so I'm also excited about the honey they may produce too. I...
    Thank you yes I really like the usage and the novelty of Jaboticaba and they look a bit pretty too .. my next door neighbor keeps bees so I'm also excited about the honey they may produce too. I figure that Im going to be on my little kingdom for a while so the time fram didn't concern me that...
    Thank you yes I really like the usage and the novelty of Jaboticaba and they look a bit pretty too .. my next door neighbor keeps bees so I'm also excited about the honey they may produce too. I figure that Im going to be on my little kingdom...
    Thank you yes I really like the usage and the novelty of Jaboticaba and they look a bit pretty too .. my next door neighbor keeps bees so I'm also excited about the honey they may produce too. I...

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  12. Marisa

    Hello from California US

    Bigger yolks too! More protein...
    Bigger yolks too! More protein...
    Bigger yolks too! More protein...
    Bigger yolks too! More protein...

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  13. Ann@Monto

    G'day from Queensland

    Thanks Mark! When I get access to more I might just do that! Great advice.
    Thanks Mark! When I get access to more I might just do that! Great advice.
    Thanks Mark! When I get access to more I might just do that! Great advice.
    Thanks Mark! When I get access to more I might just do that! Great advice.
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  14. Johanne Hawke

    Hi from Mungar Queensland

    Hi Ash thanks for the message and warm welcome still navigating around the site.
    Hi Ash thanks for the message and warm welcome still navigating around the site.
    Hi Ash thanks for the message and warm welcome still navigating around the site.
    Hi Ash thanks for the message and warm welcome still navigating around the site.
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  15. April

    Hey from Londonderry (Sydney)

    Hi April, I live in Pendle Hill not far from you. We are purchasing a property on the mid North coast. Long story but it looks like we have found one! How many acres do you have? Jenny
    Hi April, I live in Pendle Hill not far from you. We are purchasing a property on the mid North coast. Long story but it looks like we have found one! How many acres do you have? Jenny
    Hi April, I live in Pendle Hill not far from you. We are purchasing a property on the mid North coast. Long story but it looks like we have found one! How many acres do you have? Jenny
    Hi April, I live in Pendle Hill not far from you. We are purchasing a property on the mid North coast. Long story but it looks like we have found one! How many acres do you have? Jenny
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  16. Gaillygirl

    Hello from Canberra

    Welcome to the site Gail It's probably big enough? Just fill it up! :cheers:
    Welcome to the site Gail It's probably big enough? Just fill it up! :cheers:
    Welcome to the site Gail It's probably big enough? Just fill it up! :cheers:
    Welcome to the site Gail It's probably big enough? Just fill it up! :cheers:
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  17. Carol Ann

    Hi from Leonay (Sydney)

    Welcome to the site Carol, i'll be sure to check out your youtube channel
    Welcome to the site Carol, i'll be sure to check out your youtube channel
    Welcome to the site Carol, i'll be sure to check out your youtube channel
    Welcome to the site Carol, i'll be sure to check out your youtube channel
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  18. Daniel.Mav

    Dan from Brookwater

    The rest of the "gardening" part of this thread has been moved to Dan's Garden Journal in our Fruit & Vegetable Growing section so this interesting discussion can continue in the appropriate area....
    The rest of the "gardening" part of this thread has been moved to Dan's Garden Journal in our Fruit & Vegetable Growing section so this interesting discussion can continue in the appropriate area. Thanks for the suggestion.
    The rest of the "gardening" part of this thread has been moved to Dan's Garden Journal in our Fruit & Vegetable Growing section so this interesting discussion can continue in the appropriate area. Thanks for the suggestion.
    The rest of the "gardening" part of this thread has been moved to Dan's Garden Journal in our Fruit & Vegetable Growing section so this interesting discussion can continue in the appropriate area....

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  19. Sanyam

    Namaste!

    Welcome to the forum there is lots of info here.
    Welcome to the forum there is lots of info here.
    Welcome to the forum there is lots of info here.
    Welcome to the forum there is lots of info here.
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  20. Anastasia B W Jones

    Newbie

    Welcome, I was in Victoria last week and the trees were starting to change, the wind was howling, and it was cold. Winter definitely on its way.
    Welcome, I was in Victoria last week and the trees were starting to change, the wind was howling, and it was cold. Winter definitely on its way.
    Welcome, I was in Victoria last week and the trees were starting to change, the wind was howling, and it was cold. Winter definitely on its way.
    Welcome, I was in Victoria last week and the trees were starting to change, the wind was howling, and it was cold. Winter definitely on its way.
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  21. Jennatis

    I'm New!

    Welcome, hope the humidity isnt to bad, a good time to start.
    Welcome, hope the humidity isnt to bad, a good time to start.
    Welcome, hope the humidity isnt to bad, a good time to start.
    Welcome, hope the humidity isnt to bad, a good time to start.
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  22. MrsW.

    Hi from the Redlands QLD.

    welcome! very sad to here about those pullets :cry: and I hope you find help with your cactus issue, you have come to the right place :twothumbsup: James
    welcome! very sad to here about those pullets :cry: and I hope you find help with your cactus issue, you have come to the right place :twothumbsup: James
    welcome! very sad to here about those pullets :cry: and I hope you find help with your cactus issue, you have come to the right place :twothumbsup: James
    welcome! very sad to here about those pullets :cry: and I hope you find help with your cactus issue, you have come to the right place :twothumbsup: James
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  23. Mudmaker

    Hi from Brisbane

    Thanks for the welcome Letsgo. It’s a great forum for new gardeners, so much knowledge floating around, I have learnt heaps in the short time I have been here.
    Thanks for the welcome Letsgo. It’s a great forum for new gardeners, so much knowledge floating around, I have learnt heaps in the short time I have been here.
    Thanks for the welcome Letsgo. It’s a great forum for new gardeners, so much knowledge floating around, I have learnt heaps in the short time I have been here.
    Thanks for the welcome Letsgo. It’s a great forum for new gardeners, so much knowledge floating around, I have learnt heaps in the short time I have been here.
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  24. MichelleMD

    new here

    Thanks
    Thanks
    Thanks
    Thanks
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  25. Jnel

    Newbie

    G'day Nel. Welcome here and hope you stick around with us for more self-sufficient discussion. Mark has made a few videos on the topic and you can find them on his blog. Enjoy the process.
    G'day Nel. Welcome here and hope you stick around with us for more self-sufficient discussion. Mark has made a few videos on the topic and you can find them on his blog. Enjoy the process.
    G'day Nel. Welcome here and hope you stick around with us for more self-sufficient discussion. Mark has made a few videos on the topic and you can find them on his blog. Enjoy the process.
    G'day Nel. Welcome here and hope you stick around with us for more self-sufficient discussion. Mark has made a few videos on the topic and you can find them on his blog. Enjoy the process.
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