Urban food gardening Johannesburg
June 5, 2019
New ways of gardening are always being developed, and with that come new ways of feeding the soil and nutrient recycling. In this blog post you'll find information about a maverick approach to fertilizer production happening right here, in Joburg.
It’s normal for c...
February 12, 2019
A Plum tree is one of those creatures in the garden that, over time, become a part of the family. Here's why you need one too.
May 7, 2018
Why is it harder to garden in winter?
There are three factors that wreak havoc with the gardens in Joburg in:
1. In winter there are about 3 hours less of sunlight per day than in summer
2. The differences in temperatures are also quite extreme, where we see average lows...
March 8, 2018
All you need to know about raised or trench beds to get you started on preparing a super fertile place to grow your home vegetables.
February 7, 2018
Sometimes the best lessons learnt are the ones that take the longest to sprout. In this tribute to my garden gurus I acknowledge that even with a privileged background, my best lessons were for free.
February 1, 2018
I remember one night in 2016 Matt and I were standing around in the kitchen, chatting about business, life, gardening and ideas in general when a simple idea came to mind:
Find a bunch of people who all want the type of garden seedlings that can only be grown in bulk an...
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