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  1. DTK replied to the thread I’m back.

    Sorry to hear of your husband's health issues but glad to read he is improving. Like others have said, your garden looks great, all things considered!

    Nov 12, 2019 at 2:04 PM
  2. DTK liked Letsgokate's post in the thread I’m back.

    Thanks Wedgetail and ClissAt, that is one of the great things with veggies, doen’t take too many week before you have some harvest to pick. Lettuces have...

    Nov 12, 2019 at 2:03 PM
  3. DTK liked Letsgokate's post in the thread I’m back.

    Well after a years break from growing any veggies due to hubby’s health I finally got some time to get back into the veggie patch. Quick note of hubby’s...

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  4. DTK liked PestoMuncher's post in the thread New to Australia, gardening, and this forum!.

    Thanks for the advice! I was planning to hand pollinate anyway because I'd like to try making some hybrids and want to know which flower has been pollinated...

    Nov 12, 2019 at 12:32 PM
  5. DTK replied to the thread New to Australia, gardening, and this forum!.

    My method is to "dispatch them" manually when I see them. Same same grasshoppers etc.

    Nov 12, 2019 at 11:17 AM
  6. DTK replied to the thread New to Australia, gardening, and this forum!.

    Hi P...M.... ( :) ), Fortunately I have not had critters getting my basil. My wife has recently discovered she likes lots of basil. I found a...

    Nov 11, 2019 at 5:23 PM
  7. DTK liked ClissAT's post in the thread Hello from Montana.

    Walt, have you seen the youtube youtube video about the guy making hanging gardens out of softdrink bottles that form a sort of curtain in his window? He...

    Nov 11, 2019 at 5:16 PM
  8. DTK liked Walt's post in the thread Hello from Montana.

    Everything vegetable :) I'll leave the fruit to others

    Nov 11, 2019 at 5:15 PM
  9. DTK liked Walt's post in the thread Hello from Montana.

    Does the produce section at Albertson's count? ;) Our low tonight will be around 5F. And it is still Fall. Not really worth fighting the kind of cold that...

    Nov 11, 2019 at 5:15 PM
  10. DTK replied to the thread Does anyone book hotels through Trivago?.

    I agree Patty. If I am doing the booking myself, I usually check out the 'specials' and then contact the actual business. We recently did a trip around...

    Nov 11, 2019 at 5:14 PM
  11. DTK rated Patty's post Agree in the thread Joel Salatin "Folks, This Ain't Norma".

    Joel Salatin makes so many very good points in his video. And I agree - we need to grow and eat our own food wherever possible. This really makes me think...

    Nov 11, 2019 at 5:11 PM
  12. DTK rated Letsgokate's post Agree in the thread My vegetable cage.

    That is so cute.

    Nov 11, 2019 at 5:08 PM
  13. DTK replied to the thread My vegetable cage.

    The 5 yo, Matthew, asked me today if he could have a video of his garden...he's a bit of a talker and I stopped it at 1 minute. He is so proud. [MEDIA]

    Nov 10, 2019 at 6:03 PM
  14. DTK replied to the thread Critters and gremlins in the patch.

    I suspect the poor critters are just so darn hungry and thirsty. I arrived back home today and the grass is even more brown and crisp; just walking on it...

    Nov 10, 2019 at 5:48 PM
  15. DTK liked Letsgokate's post in the thread My vegetable cage.

    What a great setup, I’ve had to enclose my fruit trees as well due to possums, currently making some changes to my veggie patch as well. So great you are...

    Nov 10, 2019 at 5:42 PM