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  1. Gander

    Question Greetings from south of Sweden

    Thanks for the reply and the welcome! :) The broccoli box-tips are a great one, had to look up what that is since in Sweden we have broccoli in regular cardboard boxes. I´m gonna look for one and...
    Thanks for the reply and the welcome! :) The broccoli box-tips are a great one, had to look up what that is since in Sweden we have broccoli in regular cardboard boxes. I´m gonna look for one and if I have space I will get at least one!! I´ve never heard about foliar fertilization but I will try...
    Thanks for the reply and the welcome! :) The broccoli box-tips are a great one, had to look up what that is since in Sweden we have broccoli in regular cardboard boxes. I´m gonna look for one and if I have space I will get at least one!! I´ve...
    Thanks for the reply and the welcome! :) The broccoli box-tips are a great one, had to look up what that is since in Sweden we have broccoli in regular cardboard boxes. I´m gonna look for one and...
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  2. Viana

    Question Zero gardening experience

    Hi! I'm Viana from the Philippines. I've always wanted to get into gardening but found it really intimidating especially since I don't see much YouTube gardeners from tropical climates. I was...
    Hi! I'm Viana from the Philippines. I've always wanted to get into gardening but found it really intimidating especially since I don't see much YouTube gardeners from tropical climates. I was wondering what would you recommend for me to plant that's easy, and doable in a small space? Also,...
    Hi! I'm Viana from the Philippines. I've always wanted to get into gardening but found it really intimidating especially since I don't see much YouTube gardeners from tropical climates. I was wondering what would you recommend for me to plant...
    Hi! I'm Viana from the Philippines. I've always wanted to get into gardening but found it really intimidating especially since I don't see much YouTube gardeners from tropical climates. I was...

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  3. Liz&Marty

    Hello from Liz&Marty

    (We switched accounts from T0E2G0 to Liz&Marty because this is much more in line with our internet presence. Sorry for the inconvenience. We won't do this again... Promise) We are returning from...
    (We switched accounts from T0E2G0 to Liz&Marty because this is much more in line with our internet presence. Sorry for the inconvenience. We won't do this again... Promise) We are returning from a 3 years sailing trip and decided it was time to travel the autonomous route. We live in Quebec,...
    (We switched accounts from T0E2G0 to Liz&Marty because this is much more in line with our internet presence. Sorry for the inconvenience. We won't do this again... Promise) We are returning from a 3 years sailing trip and decided it was time to...
    (We switched accounts from T0E2G0 to Liz&Marty because this is much more in line with our internet presence. Sorry for the inconvenience. We won't do this again... Promise) We are returning from...

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  4. MariaGatti

    Black soldier fly small farm

    Hi Maria and welcome. Well having a soldier fly farm is certainly different although not unheard of because they do a fine job of helping with wet compost. As for controlling their development...
    Hi Maria and welcome. Well having a soldier fly farm is certainly different although not unheard of because they do a fine job of helping with wet compost. As for controlling their development stages, I think only trial and error will help you there. They grow and breed really well in wet...
    Hi Maria and welcome. Well having a soldier fly farm is certainly different although not unheard of because they do a fine job of helping with wet compost. As for controlling their development stages, I think only trial and error will help you...
    Hi Maria and welcome. Well having a soldier fly farm is certainly different although not unheard of because they do a fine job of helping with wet compost. As for controlling their development...
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  5. T0E2G0

    Good morning from Quebec, Canada.

    Hello people from all over. We are returning from a 3 years sailing trip and decided it was time to travel the autonomous route. We live in Quebec, Canada, on a 10 acre wooded land on top of...
    Hello people from all over. We are returning from a 3 years sailing trip and decided it was time to travel the autonomous route. We live in Quebec, Canada, on a 10 acre wooded land on top of our work studio. So life is good and we have the great and fun challenge of shaping our environment...
    Hello people from all over. We are returning from a 3 years sailing trip and decided it was time to travel the autonomous route. We live in Quebec, Canada, on a 10 acre wooded land on top of our work studio. So life is good and we have the...
    Hello people from all over. We are returning from a 3 years sailing trip and decided it was time to travel the autonomous route. We live in Quebec, Canada, on a 10 acre wooded land on top of...
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  6. ClissAT

    The 10 Strangest Looking Flowers

    I used to have a couple of these growing but like all strange things, they turned out to be too hard to keep alive. Or maybe in nature they have a synergistic relationship with other parts of...
    I used to have a couple of these growing but like all strange things, they turned out to be too hard to keep alive. Or maybe in nature they have a synergistic relationship with other parts of nature that I was unable to replicate. Anyway its always good to remember there are strange things out...
    I used to have a couple of these growing but like all strange things, they turned out to be too hard to keep alive. Or maybe in nature they have a synergistic relationship with other parts of nature that I was unable to replicate. Anyway its...
    I used to have a couple of these growing but like all strange things, they turned out to be too hard to keep alive. Or maybe in nature they have a synergistic relationship with other parts of...
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  7. Tony Baker

    A wander through the patch

    Having a play with the GoPro and thought I'd take a stroll through "Hungry Acres". Sound is a little ordinary and its not a polished production like Marks video's;)
    Having a play with the GoPro and thought I'd take a stroll through "Hungry Acres". Sound is a little ordinary and its not a polished production like Marks video's;)
    Having a play with the GoPro and thought I'd take a stroll through "Hungry Acres". Sound is a little ordinary and its not a polished production like Marks video's;)
    Having a play with the GoPro and thought I'd take a stroll through "Hungry Acres". Sound is a little ordinary and its not a polished production like Marks video's;)
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  8. AndyH

    Hi from Beachmere

    Yeah mate no problem, I had the same idea then wasn't really keen on the chemicals in the sleepers plus the cost after I did the math. For all that you see in the pictures (ex roofing corogated...
    Yeah mate no problem, I had the same idea then wasn't really keen on the chemicals in the sleepers plus the cost after I did the math. For all that you see in the pictures (ex roofing corogated iron, corner angle and screws) total cost was $262, and took about 3 hours all up to screw them...
    Yeah mate no problem, I had the same idea then wasn't really keen on the chemicals in the sleepers plus the cost after I did the math. For all that you see in the pictures (ex roofing corogated iron, corner angle and screws) total cost was $262,...
    Yeah mate no problem, I had the same idea then wasn't really keen on the chemicals in the sleepers plus the cost after I did the math. For all that you see in the pictures (ex roofing corogated...

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  9. Mariette

    Incubator Chinese No name JN 48 Manual

    I got one of the 48 egg turners for Christmas and am just now going to use it. I think my temp and humidity are fine, but it does not look like my egg turner is working. Is this a quick and...
    I got one of the 48 egg turners for Christmas and am just now going to use it. I think my temp and humidity are fine, but it does not look like my egg turner is working. Is this a quick and obvious motion, or is this a very slow turning process that I would notice it at exactly the 2 hour...
    I got one of the 48 egg turners for Christmas and am just now going to use it. I think my temp and humidity are fine, but it does not look like my egg turner is working. Is this a quick and obvious motion, or is this a very slow turning process...
    I got one of the 48 egg turners for Christmas and am just now going to use it. I think my temp and humidity are fine, but it does not look like my egg turner is working. Is this a quick and...

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  10. MariaGatti

    Hallo

    Hi , please excuse my poor English. I hope to find here somebody to help me start a very small black soldier flyes farm ( I want to get 10-20 flying black soldier flyes everyday on a continuous...
    Hi , please excuse my poor English. I hope to find here somebody to help me start a very small black soldier flyes farm ( I want to get 10-20 flying black soldier flyes everyday on a continuous cycle. ). I will start a new thread asking for advice, I hope it ‘s ok and it’s not OT.
    Hi , please excuse my poor English. I hope to find here somebody to help me start a very small black soldier flyes farm ( I want to get 10-20 flying black soldier flyes everyday on a continuous cycle. ). I will start a new thread asking for...
    Hi , please excuse my poor English. I hope to find here somebody to help me start a very small black soldier flyes farm ( I want to get 10-20 flying black soldier flyes everyday on a continuous...
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  11. ralda

    Hi from Allora, SEQ

    Hi I have joined after watching many videos on YouTube, the fact they are Australian and you are nearly a local also is a positive. I have been growing veges and some fruit for many years,...
    Hi I have joined after watching many videos on YouTube, the fact they are Australian and you are nearly a local also is a positive. I have been growing veges and some fruit for many years, however, my vege patch has been over taken by Johnson Grass. I have 8 acres, beautiful soil and water. I...
    Hi I have joined after watching many videos on YouTube, the fact they are Australian and you are nearly a local also is a positive. I have been growing veges and some fruit for many years, however, my vege patch has been over taken by Johnson...
    Hi I have joined after watching many videos on YouTube, the fact they are Australian and you are nearly a local also is a positive. I have been growing veges and some fruit for many years,...
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  12. Todd

    Hello, from WA State. NO, NOT SEATTLE!!

    Hi, As you can see, we are NOT in Seattle! We live in the South Central part of WA where it is less wet...more hot...more snowy...and much more rural. We are decisively Zone 7 and happy to have...
    Hi, As you can see, we are NOT in Seattle! We live in the South Central part of WA where it is less wet...more hot...more snowy...and much more rural. We are decisively Zone 7 and happy to have a half-acre on our property on which to grow!
    Hi, As you can see, we are NOT in Seattle! We live in the South Central part of WA where it is less wet...more hot...more snowy...and much more rural. We are decisively Zone 7 and happy to have a half-acre on our property on which to grow!
    Hi, As you can see, we are NOT in Seattle! We live in the South Central part of WA where it is less wet...more hot...more snowy...and much more rural. We are decisively Zone 7 and happy to have...
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  13. John Cox

    Hello from Grove City Ohio.

    Hello to all, I just wanted to say thanks for allowing me to join, I found this site from youtube. Lots of great information. My growing season is just getting started. I'm excited to get things...
    Hello to all, I just wanted to say thanks for allowing me to join, I found this site from youtube. Lots of great information. My growing season is just getting started. I'm excited to get things growing after a very cold winter. :)
    Hello to all, I just wanted to say thanks for allowing me to join, I found this site from youtube. Lots of great information. My growing season is just getting started. I'm excited to get things growing after a very cold winter. :)
    Hello to all, I just wanted to say thanks for allowing me to join, I found this site from youtube. Lots of great information. My growing season is just getting started. I'm excited to get things...
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  14. Ray Speed

    Fruit trees and stuff

    Just alittle video of the fruit trees coming along, they have been going really well and the irrigation and mulching is working a treat :) and the irrigation system, its been the best thing we have...
    Just alittle video of the fruit trees coming along, they have been going really well and the irrigation and mulching is working a treat :) and the irrigation system, its been the best thing we have done to the property :)
    Just alittle video of the fruit trees coming along, they have been going really well and the irrigation and mulching is working a treat :) and the irrigation system, its been the best thing we have done to the property :)
    Just alittle video of the fruit trees coming along, they have been going really well and the irrigation and mulching is working a treat :) and the irrigation system, its been the best thing we have...
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  15. ClissAT

    Daley's 50% off postage

    If you order bare rooted fruit trees right now you can get 50% off the postage. They will even put multiple trees into the one post box. I'm not sure if this is site wide or only for email...
    If you order bare rooted fruit trees right now you can get 50% off the postage. They will even put multiple trees into the one post box. I'm not sure if this is site wide or only for email recipients. In anycase jump in and have a look. I would order some dwarf fruit trees that will grow in half...
    If you order bare rooted fruit trees right now you can get 50% off the postage. They will even put multiple trees into the one post box. I'm not sure if this is site wide or only for email recipients. In anycase jump in and have a look. I would...
    If you order bare rooted fruit trees right now you can get 50% off the postage. They will even put multiple trees into the one post box. I'm not sure if this is site wide or only for email...
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  16. Tim-Tropics

    Thai Basil Problem

    Thank you so much for your reply! :) :) Here's a close up view. The markings on the ruler are 1mm. Luckily no fine webs developing yet. Will try spraying some neem oil and give it a good prune.
    Thank you so much for your reply! :) :) Here's a close up view. The markings on the ruler are 1mm. Luckily no fine webs developing yet. Will try spraying some neem oil and give it a good prune.
    Thank you so much for your reply! :) :) Here's a close up view. The markings on the ruler are 1mm. Luckily no fine webs developing yet. Will try spraying some neem oil and give it a good prune.
    Thank you so much for your reply! :) :) Here's a close up view. The markings on the ruler are 1mm. Luckily no fine webs developing yet. Will try spraying some neem oil and give it a good prune.

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  17. Tim-Tropics

    Question Bug ID

    Hello ClissAT, don't see the typical cotton-wool like congregation on the plant though, so guess it isn't those woolly aphids. :)
    Hello ClissAT, don't see the typical cotton-wool like congregation on the plant though, so guess it isn't those woolly aphids. :)
    Hello ClissAT, don't see the typical cotton-wool like congregation on the plant though, so guess it isn't those woolly aphids. :)
    Hello ClissAT, don't see the typical cotton-wool like congregation on the plant though, so guess it isn't those woolly aphids. :)

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  18. Mathew R

    Wanted Gympie Gympie

    Yes! I will and yes I am referring to that exact nettle. I was reading up on it, it is. Endangered in NSW, where a few of it's predators are winning the battle. However I believe along the...
    Yes! I will and yes I am referring to that exact nettle. I was reading up on it, it is. Endangered in NSW, where a few of it's predators are winning the battle. However I believe along the range the conditions might be more favorable and human destruction less. Thank you for your advice and...
    Yes! I will and yes I am referring to that exact nettle. I was reading up on it, it is. Endangered in NSW, where a few of it's predators are winning the battle. However I believe along the range the conditions might be more favorable and human...
    Yes! I will and yes I am referring to that exact nettle. I was reading up on it, it is. Endangered in NSW, where a few of it's predators are winning the battle. However I believe along the...
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  19. JohnW
    Showcase

    Veg Showcase Scorpion Peppers

    JohnW submitted a new Showcase Item: Scorpion Peppers Read more about this showcase item here...
    JohnW submitted a new Showcase Item: Scorpion Peppers Read more about this showcase item here...
    JohnW submitted a new Showcase Item: Scorpion Peppers Read more about this showcase item here...
    JohnW submitted a new Showcase Item: Scorpion Peppers Read more about this showcase item here...
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  21. ClissAT

    Recycling different stuff from the home

    30years ago I bought a wonderful and expensive sewing machine and over the years I've maintained it perfectly. But when I got it back from the latest service, there was a note attached telling me...
    30years ago I bought a wonderful and expensive sewing machine and over the years I've maintained it perfectly. But when I got it back from the latest service, there was a note attached telling me certain parts were on their last legs and couldn't be replaced. Well, sadly its time has come:( I...
    30years ago I bought a wonderful and expensive sewing machine and over the years I've maintained it perfectly. But when I got it back from the latest service, there was a note attached telling me certain parts were on their last legs and couldn't...
    30years ago I bought a wonderful and expensive sewing machine and over the years I've maintained it perfectly. But when I got it back from the latest service, there was a note attached telling me...
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  22. JohnW

    Hi from Antigua & Barbuda

    Welcome John. Many months of dedicated reading and watching here to help your backyard thrive.
    Welcome John. Many months of dedicated reading and watching here to help your backyard thrive.
    Welcome John. Many months of dedicated reading and watching here to help your backyard thrive.
    Welcome John. Many months of dedicated reading and watching here to help your backyard thrive.
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  23. Peter King

    Gday from South Western Sydney

    Welcome Peter. Its surprising how much you can fit into a small space as you are demonstrating now. Good for you! Yep throw a bit of steak or some skippy on the barbie, add some beer, helps...
    Welcome Peter. Its surprising how much you can fit into a small space as you are demonstrating now. Good for you! Yep throw a bit of steak or some skippy on the barbie, add some beer, helps lubricate many backyard jobs!
    Welcome Peter. Its surprising how much you can fit into a small space as you are demonstrating now. Good for you! Yep throw a bit of steak or some skippy on the barbie, add some beer, helps lubricate many backyard jobs!
    Welcome Peter. Its surprising how much you can fit into a small space as you are demonstrating now. Good for you! Yep throw a bit of steak or some skippy on the barbie, add some beer, helps...
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  24. Gazza-P

    Hi from Mount Isa

    Gazz go online and buy a clutch of fertile eggs which will be sent through the post usually in a 1doz egg carton. Yes you have to raise them and keep a male and female but you will always have a...
    Gazz go online and buy a clutch of fertile eggs which will be sent through the post usually in a 1doz egg carton. Yes you have to raise them and keep a male and female but you will always have a few coming on. Make sure your male and female are from different clutches or they are very likely to...
    Gazz go online and buy a clutch of fertile eggs which will be sent through the post usually in a 1doz egg carton. Yes you have to raise them and keep a male and female but you will always have a few coming on. Make sure your male and female are...
    Gazz go online and buy a clutch of fertile eggs which will be sent through the post usually in a 1doz egg carton. Yes you have to raise them and keep a male and female but you will always have a...
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  25. Mark

    Large Tahitian Lime Tree always in fruit and a top fruit tree

    Don't worry Tony, everything needs a holiday at some point. Drought is nature's way of giving things a holiday. If the plant or animal is healthy and the land not overgrazed or overcropped it will...
    Don't worry Tony, everything needs a holiday at some point. Drought is nature's way of giving things a holiday. If the plant or animal is healthy and the land not overgrazed or overcropped it will recover. Something you could do is dig into the mound a couple of large blocks of soaked coconut...
    Don't worry Tony, everything needs a holiday at some point. Drought is nature's way of giving things a holiday. If the plant or animal is healthy and the land not overgrazed or overcropped it will recover. Something you could do is dig into the...
    Don't worry Tony, everything needs a holiday at some point. Drought is nature's way of giving things a holiday. If the plant or animal is healthy and the land not overgrazed or overcropped it will...

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