How to set up a traditional worm farm and a few tips and tricks to successful worm keeping. Continue reading Worm Farm
Dot and myself having a cuddle. She is the most passive and friendly chook we have at the ripe old age of nearly 10.
Saffron our Speckled Sussex is one the most spectacular plumage wise in the group.
Our lavender Araucana hen Stella is favourite of mine to take out for chook keeping workshops and talks.
This is Betty a white Araucana hen cross, she lays the most beautiful olive green eggs.
This is Flash our Araucana rooster cross having fun picking the last of the kale.
One of our lavender coloured Araucana hens clearing the vegetable garden of the season past it edible crops.
Rusty the Buff Silkie Rooster
Bea free ranging.
White Silkie hen ‘Princess’ is one of the most loved by all children who meet her.
Flash our Araucana cross rooster – close up
This is the late Araucana rooster Caspian, he was one of the most wonderful natured roosters I have ever had the pleasure of owning.
The team out in the garden. I find they do a lot less damage compared with other breeds due to the smaller size, five toes and feathered feet.
Bottoms up at the water bucket!
Silver laced Wyandotte are a real show stopper in the backyard with their stunning plumage.
Belgians are a great bantam breed for the smaller backyard.
This is Betty’s sister Tiger, another Araucana cross.
This is Dot our oldest chook in the flock at the ripe old age of nearly 9-10 yrs.
Snowball our Coronation Sussex cruising the backyard with fellow Sussex Saffron.
Blue/Araucana, Khaki/Araucana X, Cream/Sussex
Our Buff Sussex hen Bea. I love all the Sussex, they come in a variety of colours and have wonderful personalities and are reasonable layers too.
Quite often when people are choosing plants as part of a garden design they tend to be easily locked into a certain theme or grouping of plants. Continue reading Hello Aloes
This segment looks at growing great herbs for Asian cooking – Curry Leaf Tree, Kaffir Lime and Laksa leaf mint.
Continue reading Wow Factor Herbs – Great herbs for Asian Cooking
In this video you’ll find out why geraniums and chocolate cake are perfect partners!
Continue reading Wow Factor Herbs – Peppermint Scented Geraniums
Gardening for the Good Life!