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  1. DTK replied to the thread In a previous life.

    Paul, I will be keen to follow your photography hints - another skill I hope to develop. Thanks for your offer. Incidentally, you will observe there are...

    Jan 19, 2020
  2. DTK liked Paulphot's post in the thread In a previous life.

    Hi everyone, I have just joined this forum and thought I would give a little before asking questions. In a former life I was a Navy photographer for 14...

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  3. DTK liked Letsgokate's post in the thread Hi from Hervey Bay.

    Lots of friendly and knowledgeable people on this forum, great to have you on board. :)

    Jan 19, 2020
  4. DTK replied to the thread Hello from sunny Victoria...wait, now it's raining...no, suns back.

    Welcome Paul - best wishes for the development of your garden. Nothing better than eating fresh fruit and vegetables from your own garden!

    Jan 19, 2020
  5. DTK liked Paulphot's post in the thread Hello from sunny Victoria...wait, now it's raining...no, suns back.

    Hi everyone, Paul from South West Victoria. Just getting started in our garden after building our first house. So far I have a front lawn and an espalier...

    Jan 19, 2020
  6. DTK replied to the thread Hello from Sydney/North East Vic.

    Hi Spud, welcome. Great initial posts and I echo comments above re impact of fires. I buy both sugar cane mulch plus lucerne. I have been buying from...

    Jan 19, 2020
  7. DTK rated GKW's post Agree in the thread Hello from Sydney/North East Vic.

    Living in the city, it's easy to make your compost from grass, other green foliage etc but mulch is a tad harder. I had a small mulcher / shredder some...

    Jan 19, 2020
  8. DTK liked Spud's post in the thread Hello from Sydney/North East Vic.

    Hi everyone! A journey through the rabbit hole of internet soil nutrition and mulching tips landed me here - and what a fab gem I've found. Looks like...

    Jan 19, 2020
  9. DTK liked Spud's post in the thread Starting the journey...........

    Started with a few sunflowers....:idea: sounds like me and my partner. We now have herbs, tommies, lettuce, cucumber, even pineapple. :cheers:

    Jan 19, 2020
  10. DTK replied to the thread I tried Ruth Stout’s No Work Gardening method.

    Bring back the simple days...even if they are smelly.

    Jan 19, 2020
  11. DTK rated Spud's post Agree in the thread I tried Ruth Stout’s No Work Gardening method.

    great idea with the getting the chickens to help!

    Jan 19, 2020
  12. DTK replied to the thread Starting the journey...........

    It's a great feeling, giving away fruit and veg you have grown, isn't it. Well done GKW.

    Jan 19, 2020
  13. DTK liked GKW's post in the thread Starting the journey...........

    So today, we had some friends over. First time they'd seen the backyard and thus it elicited some questions from them about how I did this, what I'm...

    Jan 19, 2020
  14. DTK rated ClissAT's post Agree in the thread I've been busy of the past few months.

    Did you make all of that yesterday?!?!? :shock: Quality infrastructure is always a benefit to both you and the plants. The cherry tree won't know itself...

    Jan 19, 2020
  15. DTK rated Mark Seaton's post Funny in the thread I've been busy of the past few months.

    Well I haven't been on here in a while, but I have been busy planting seeds in my new greenhouse. I am amazed at just how quick some of them pop up when...

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