A deep litter system is a great way to get other garden dwellers to do all of the work of preparing compost and mulch.
Mulch is one of the keys to a successful garden. Now is the time to get some onto your garden for Spring
Mulching in the rain can be a lot of fun as well as being such an important job.
Last week was mostly about tidying up the place. there were some Blackbird adventures and Jelina taught some weaving.
Azolla is an amazing plant. It only needs a little water, it's a nutritious fodder plant for the chickens. We use it as a mulch for the big plant pots
I've been sharing this pic around because it's an unusual event in the garden. When we bought the block, the first thing we did was cover the whole front yard with layers of newspaper and about 10cm (that's 4" in the old measurement) of compost and mulch. After a frustrating wait of a few days, …
Azolla is a genus of aquatic ferns that can have an important role in a garden. Azolla filiculoides or 'Red Azolla' is the most common species around here, but the rest are pretty similar. What makes it good for gardens? Azolla is simple to grow - just water and sunlight is enough, though it does …
The cold is bothering some plants, so we must act now to get them through winter