Beekeeping

Beekeeping is a fascinating age old hobby first dating back to 9,000 years ago when North Africans kept bees in pottery, and evidence in Egyptian tombs reveal that 4,5000 years ago domestication [...]

Autumn Soil Prep

Like making a great cake, the secret is to put time and love into the base so it is the very best cake it can be. The same rule applies with soil. Autumn is the perfect time to rejuvenate your [...]

Playground To Plate

We have the best fun delivering our stock to our customers. Especially when it involves children. We supply our special blended compost and Rockdust to a handful of Early Learning Centres around [...]

MAKING AN INSECT HOTEL

An excellent activity for the whole family to enjoy together is creating an insect hotel. And the best bit – you can pretty much source all the materials at no cost if you are resourceful! What [...]

SOIL, SOIL, SOIL

Ask any serious gardener what their secret to their healthy productive growth, and time and time again you’ll receive the exact same answer. Soil. Soil health is vital to the health of plants and [...]

VEGGIE VERGE GARDENING

In today’s society where the Australian Dream to own quarter acre with a big backyard versus the realities of increasing population growth and smaller (if any) backyard, it has brought upon the [...]

TESTING YOUR SOIL

Ever considered what’s going on under the surface of your top soil? It’s a bed of intrigue. The soil, the microbes, the worms, the compost and manure additional components, the minerals, the [...]

GARDENING WITH CHILDREN

“Surely a garden is not a success if it doesn’t bring joy to children” – Edna Walling, legendary landscape designer. One of the most joyful things you can do is spend time with children in the [...]