We are grateful to Wine & Dine’m Catering for hosting a wicking bed pod behind their offices in Woollongabba. These 8 self watering wicking beds are made from food grade IBC tanks. We got the idea and instructions from our new friend Rob from Rob Bob’s Backyard Farming. This project was created over 4 weekends. […]
We are pleased to say that since Thursday 8 October 2015, we have collected 16 bins with 254 kg of green waste supplied by our supporters Top Spot Fruit Mart and Wine & Dine’m Catering. From this we fed the chooks, all the worm farms and used the rest in the new composts.
What a big week. We have formally commenced our ‘Green Waste Program” added a new supporter (Top Spot Fruit Mart at Aspley) and now making compost with all the items we have been collecting. Below you will see coffee grounds from Black Sheep, Food scraps from Wine & Dine’m Catering and Top Spot Fruit Mart, […]
These pumpkin and watermelon seedlings are from our nursery that blew down in the last storm. These are being planted in the food forest area to provide a heap of ground cover to build up the organic matter and hopefully produce a lot of pumpkins and watermelons in the coming months. With Betty making the […]
Our mate Casey called us up on the weekend and had more worms for us to collect. In total now we have 9 active worm farms. Worm farms are vital to breaking down compost and providing excellent quality soil back into the planting cycle. Most of the soil were we are located is clay based […]