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  1. Owlonthewing rated Johnm64's post Love it! in the thread Its nice to get help without asking..

    Had to remove some rocks in an area that I want to clear for planting more fruit trees etc. And I had some unsolicited help.:cheer: So I took a few pics of...

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  2. ClissAT replied to the thread Rooster Collars to stop crowing what's your thoughts?.

    I've heard about no crow collars not working before too. I have neighbours about 100m away & they apparently have barnevelders including some roosters. I...

    Jan 21, 2018 at 3:40 PM
  3. ClissAT replied to the thread Hello home growers.

    Welcome Chris & Jen. Sounds like you have a great set-up. We will all look forward to seeing lots of photos as your produce grows. ;)

    Jan 21, 2018 at 3:38 PM
  4. ClissAT replied to the thread Question Papayas.

    So by now you will have worked out that pawpaws can be finicky to say the least. They like rich, freshly composted, well drained, sandy or gravelly slightly...

    Jan 21, 2018 at 3:35 PM
  5. Chris n Jen replied to the thread Rooster Collars to stop crowing what's your thoughts?.

    Yeah we brought a no crow collar for our Eddie as we live in residential area. At first it was as he would run around backwards for the first half hour...

    Jan 21, 2018 at 1:26 PM
  6. Chris n Jen posted a new thread.

    Hello home growers

    Hi people my name is Chris and my wife Jen have been growing our own veggies and bananas and citrus for around 9 years. This year we put in the 4.5 x 3.5...

    Forum: Introduce Yourself

    Jan 21, 2018 at 12:39 PM
  7. Chris n Jen Getting back to basics »

    Jan 21, 2018 at 12:24 PM
  8. Chris n Jen has a new avatar.

    Jan 21, 2018 at 12:19 PM
  9. Helen Auriga replied to the thread Corn killers..

    Im using lacewings to control aphids.

    Jan 21, 2018 at 10:56 AM
  10. Steve liked Ash's post in the thread Question - Citrus Problem.

    I struggled with hard black vertisol clay soil that even with lots of gypsum I couldn’t get even the hardiest of fruit trees to do well. Now it’s much the...

    Jan 21, 2018 at 6:50 AM
  11. Steve rated ClissAT's post Thanks in the thread Question - Citrus Problem.

    Can you take a photo of each plant so we can assess their viability? Citrus are fairly forgiving & respond well to TLC. They easily produce new branches....

    Jan 21, 2018 at 6:50 AM
  12. Bea posted a new thread.

    Question Papayas

    I do see several references to papayas but only little bits here and there inside a larger category. I want some advice about papayas - period. First, I...

    Forum: Fruit & Vegetable Growing

    Jan 21, 2018 at 4:43 AM
  13. Ash replied to the thread Question - Citrus Problem.

    I struggled with hard black vertisol clay soil that even with lots of gypsum I couldn’t get even the hardiest of fruit trees to do well. Now it’s much the...

    Jan 20, 2018 at 11:18 PM
  14. Ash replied to the thread Corn killers..

    Yep. Looks like a darned aphid to me too. The type that decimate all sorts of plants, wreaking havoc on my lilli-pilli plants. All the levels needed to be...

    Jan 20, 2018 at 11:14 PM
  15. ClissAT replied to the thread Bokashi Compost Bucket For Kitchen Scraps Indoor Composter (maze).

    I think the Bokashi was developed mostly for city folk living in high rise who don't have access to real soil. Nonetheless it seems to work well to a...

    Jan 19, 2018 at 8:28 PM
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