Hot and lush

This is one of those l-o-n-g posts boarding on being boring 😀 We have had so much rain over summer Frog Pond Farm is looking lush … very unusual for this time of year. Those thieving possums have been paying nightly visits to the orchard munching on an array of fruit, while the turkeys are gathering …

Garden Share Collective – September

Month three and I’m loving being part of the Garden Share Collective. A monthly community of like minded garden enthusiasts who want to share their vege patches, container gardens and the herbs they grow  – the trials and tribulations of growing your own! Wow what a weekend. I woke on Saturday to crystal blue skies with …

Pruning ..

At long last yesterday morning we finally got some rain. Not much mind you, but enough to get me wet while I was feeding the chooks! At last, fruit tree pruning is underway. I usually like to prune stone fruit at the end of summer or start of autumn, while pip fruit are given a …