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  • New Zealand Yams
    Harvesting Yams – When To Dig Up Your Yams

    We’ve had 3 or 4 good hard frosts already this Autumn. Jack Frost has definitely started his rounds . Which means it is time to harvest the Yams! I...

    • May 30, 2012
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  • Rhubarb Pesticide
    Organic Pesticides – Rhubarb Leaf Pesticide

    Rhubarb doesn’t just taste delicious, the leaves of the plant can also provide a natural pesticide for your garden. Although this pesticide should not be used on edible crops, I thought...

    • May 21, 2012
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  • saving pumpkin seed
    Saving Pumpkin Seeds

    One of the greatest thrills we get in our edible garden, apart from the obvious produce, is using seeds from last seasons crop (or the seasons before) to grow more produce....

    • May 14, 2012
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  • saving tomato seed
    Saving Tomato Seeds

    One of the greatest thrills we get in our edible garden, apart from the obvious produce, is using seeds from last seasons crop (or the seasons before) to grow...

    • May 9, 2012
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  • how to grow mint
    Mint Sauce Recipe

    Mint sauce is a firm favourite in our house. A lamb dinner just isn’t the same without it. Following on from yesterday’s post about our bi-annual herb refurb, I...

    • May 7, 2012
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  • Mint Refurbishment

    Things have got a little out of hand in the Mint department. Our Mint patch is looking rather unruly right now which means it’s time for the bi-annual herb...

    • Posted May 6, 2012
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