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  1. Vicky rated Charles Benson's post Love it! in the thread What has changed in your life in the last few weeks?.

    It has gone really well we are absolutely loving it. Harvested our first book chouy a week ago!. Missed out on planting asparagus but everything else is...

    May 25, 2020 at 12:26 PM
  2. Coastal Canuck attached a file to the thread Cold weather crops.

    Hi, knowing your frost dates is key of course, you'll need to start seedlings indoors and transplant, I attached a seeding guide for south central British...

    20200425_164150.jpg Screenshot_20200524-143718_Drive.jpg May 25, 2020 at 7:47 AM
  3. Coastal Canuck rated ClissAT's post Agree in the thread Question Realities of Compositing.

    If you have a good idea how the sun moves across your garden during the seasons then you might find you can put it in a place that receives summer shade and...

    May 25, 2020 at 7:13 AM
  4. Massivebarra liked Mary Playford's post in the thread What vegetables do well in shade?.

    Kale, lettuce...and others that I haven't thought of yet :)

    May 25, 2020 at 7:10 AM
  5. tommy bjerke replied to the thread Fruit fly?.

    You'll find many bugs like squash. Squash vine borers, red footed nymphs, and many others. Even cucumber beetles that look much like lady bugs will go after...

    May 25, 2020 at 7:10 AM
  6. Mary Playford liked Bea's post in the thread Question Is there an actual chart for growing vegetables in a sub-tropical garden?.

    I live in the southern Andes of Ecuador at about 5000 ft.. Our climate is best described as sub-tropical. Right now. March, we are in the rainy season. In...

    May 25, 2020 at 3:21 AM
  7. Mary Playford replied to the thread What vegetables do well in shade?.

    Kale, lettuce...and others that I haven't thought of yet :)

    May 25, 2020 at 3:20 AM
  8. Mary Playford liked Mark's post in the thread How to skin/pluck a quail after slaughter.

    As the title suggests this is just a quick video on skinning a quail - I find this way faster and easier than plucking (if doing the job by hand). [media]

    May 25, 2020 at 3:16 AM
  9. Mary Playford liked Fish Heads's post in the thread Growing Potatoes - SE QLD.

    I've had them in the fringe since last week, but I've kept them in the bag I bought them in rather than a container. I checked today and there's no...

    May 25, 2020 at 3:08 AM
  10. Mary Playford liked Richard Buchanan's post in the thread Growing Potatoes - SE QLD.

    Since you guys are talking about potatoes. Does anyone know a good supplier of sebago potatoes to buy (not seed potatoes). There the best for chips and...

    May 25, 2020 at 3:07 AM
  11. Mary Playford rated The Rubber Kitty's post Love it! in the thread Growing Potatoes - SE QLD.

    I have kipflers growing! ... not harvested yet .. I put them in soem 44gallon drums ... so it 'should' theoretically frost up/get cool enough in there for...

    May 25, 2020 at 3:07 AM
  12. Mary Playford liked Fish Heads's post in the thread Growing Potatoes - SE QLD.

    I don't know why I didn't think of this before, but type into the Youtube search field 'High Yield Potato Barrel Moms Simple Life' to see the video I'm...

    May 25, 2020 at 3:06 AM
  13. Mary Playford liked ClissAT's post in the thread Growing Potatoes - SE QLD.

    Fish Heads you should now be able to add links to your posts. After 3days membership, you can use the full suite on the message board. It's just a...

    May 25, 2020 at 3:06 AM
  14. Mary Playford liked Fish Heads's post in the thread Growing Potatoes - SE QLD.

    Wow, thanks for the replies! I had viewed numerous sources that indicated red potato varieties were unsuited for growing in warm regions, but if there are...

    May 25, 2020 at 3:05 AM
  15. Mary Playford rated ClissAT's post Love it! in the thread Growing Potatoes - SE QLD.

    Yes to everything those before me wrote. I've grown them sometimes with success-sometimes not so much. Leaving them to chit before planting is one way to...

    May 25, 2020 at 3:05 AM
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