A busy week…we finished the new aquaponics system, talked about Vanilla Orchids, and rewired some of our DIY solar
A third aquaponics system has been installed. it’s a NFT kind of setup running through PVC pipe. perfect for lettuces!
Last week we finished upgrading the shadecloth before the heat hits. It was a big job done over the whole week. The garden got its last deep soaking for the year as we get ready for a hot one
Her’e a quick, easy, DIY project using recycled materials that will benefit your garden immensely. It takes some of the smell out of pigeon poo as a fertilizer.
A double edition because I got too carried away with other stuff. Food Underfoot 2019 (Gawler’s premiere weed walk) was a huge success with 3 attendees. We were given some solar gear to improve our setup, Lots of new shelving and a book purge completed the weeks.
It’s a simple Spring water container to which I’ve drilled a hole in the base and fitted a 90mm PVC
Having plants that don’t need to be replanted every year can really take the effort out of many aspects of gardening.
Last week we moved a lot of the solar around, moving panels and shifting the batteries inside the house. We made sure the subsoil in the front garden was moist in preparation for Summer. Marlon and I also changed the aquaponics around a little.