I came back from a holiday to find a whole bunch of weeds in the giant pumpkin patch.
Here’s my pre Christmas update, find out what has been going wrong, and what else has been happening.
It is that time of the season to transplant my seedlings.
I’ve had a slight technical hiccup with the website, and have a seedling update.
The seedlings have started growing.
More patch prep in the giant pumpkin patch in the lead up to the season starting.
The seeds I have selected for this season have been planted into their pots.
Mitre 10 has started to run a giant pumpkin competition, find out more about it here.
In this post I talk about seed starting for this upcoming season.
Well, that didn't take long to break the world record again did it? Ron Wallace and his world record 2009 pound pumpkin Ron is a big name is the giant pumpkin growing circles in the US and is well known around the world, his brother Dick is also up there and no doubt...
It is that time of year we all love, it is pretty much the start of the season here for us, where we actually get to plant something and watch it grow. For the northern hemisphere growers it is coming to the end of the season, with the many way off's occurring all...
The third part of the soil testing posts. In this one I have my soil test results back.
This is the second part to the soil testing series and I talk about how to take the soil test.
In this first part about soil testing I show you what is included in a DIY kit, and talk about why you should do a soil test.
I found an interesting compost bin at Fieldays last week, the Hungry Bin.
I went along to see what I could see at Fieldays, find out who I talked to and the one question a lot of them asked me.