Introduce Yourself

An opportunity (only if you wish) for you to say hello and be welcomed to the SSC Community!

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  1. Chris4066

    Quick Intro

    Cheers, Mark.
    Cheers, Mark.
    Cheers, Mark.
    Cheers, Mark.
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  2. Patty

    Hello from a Canadian living in Mexico!

    Thanks for joining us Patty! :)
    Thanks for joining us Patty! :)
    Thanks for joining us Patty! :)
    Thanks for joining us Patty! :)
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  3. Bronwyn

    Introducing myself :)

    Thanks Mark. Love all your work :)
    Thanks Mark. Love all your work :)
    Thanks Mark. Love all your work :)
    Thanks Mark. Love all your work :)
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  4. Paul 1956
    Like x 3

    Beginner

    Well said Ray
    Well said Ray
    Well said Ray
    Well said Ray
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  5. Walt

    Hello from Montana

    I have seen them. They look interesting. And a good way to recycle
    I have seen them. They look interesting. And a good way to recycle
    I have seen them. They look interesting. And a good way to recycle
    I have seen them. They look interesting. And a good way to recycle
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  6. Paynescabin
    Like x 3

    Hi! From Surrey, BC

    Hi Paynescabin welcome to the forum . Regards Dave
    Hi Paynescabin welcome to the forum . Regards Dave
    Hi Paynescabin welcome to the forum . Regards Dave
    Hi Paynescabin welcome to the forum . Regards Dave
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  7. PestoMuncher
    Like x 3

    New to Australia, gardening, and this forum!

    No rain here yet ClissAT. Dry as a bone. Grass is now giving way to bare spots. Probably second to worst I have seen it
    No rain here yet ClissAT. Dry as a bone. Grass is now giving way to bare spots. Probably second to worst I have seen it
    No rain here yet ClissAT. Dry as a bone. Grass is now giving way to bare spots. Probably second to worst I have seen it
    No rain here yet ClissAT. Dry as a bone. Grass is now giving way to bare spots. Probably second to worst I have seen it
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  8. DorothyR

    New to Forums But not to gardning

    Welcome Dorothy, I hope you continue to enjoy. As no doubt you have found, it is a great place for honest exchange of experience.
    Welcome Dorothy, I hope you continue to enjoy. As no doubt you have found, it is a great place for honest exchange of experience.
    Welcome Dorothy, I hope you continue to enjoy. As no doubt you have found, it is a great place for honest exchange of experience.
    Welcome Dorothy, I hope you continue to enjoy. As no doubt you have found, it is a great place for honest exchange of experience.
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  9. Matthew Duke

    It'sa me - Mattio

    G'day Matthew, I share your concerns! Growing food here at home has really helped our family and especially our boys in so many ways. Back to basics is sometimes the best way to clear the head...
    G'day Matthew, I share your concerns! Growing food here at home has really helped our family and especially our boys in so many ways. Back to basics is sometimes the best way to clear the head from the circus around us and focus on what's really important.
    G'day Matthew, I share your concerns! Growing food here at home has really helped our family and especially our boys in so many ways. Back to basics is sometimes the best way to clear the head from the circus around us and focus on what's...
    G'day Matthew, I share your concerns! Growing food here at home has really helped our family and especially our boys in so many ways. Back to basics is sometimes the best way to clear the head...
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  10. DanRicho

    I've run out of room!

    Yes, I'm the founder but you wouldn't think so since I'm hardly ever here... You've run out of room and I've run out of time!!! :) I'm not too sure about those multi graft fruit salad trees - I...
    Yes, I'm the founder but you wouldn't think so since I'm hardly ever here... You've run out of room and I've run out of time!!! :) I'm not too sure about those multi graft fruit salad trees - I don't have any and I haven't heard too much buzz about it unless it's grafting a similar variety eg...
    Yes, I'm the founder but you wouldn't think so since I'm hardly ever here... You've run out of room and I've run out of time!!! :) I'm not too sure about those multi graft fruit salad trees - I don't have any and I haven't heard too much buzz...
    Yes, I'm the founder but you wouldn't think so since I'm hardly ever here... You've run out of room and I've run out of time!!! :) I'm not too sure about those multi graft fruit salad trees - I...
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  11. DTK

    New guy, from South East Queensland, Australia

    Thanks Mark. I have taken note of them and will seek out for next season.
    Thanks Mark. I have taken note of them and will seek out for next season.
    Thanks Mark. I have taken note of them and will seek out for next season.
    Thanks Mark. I have taken note of them and will seek out for next season.

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  12. BeeTee

    Newbie from North East Victoria

    Hi Mark, this is the second time we've lived here. The first was when I was on the staff at Latchford Barracks, we lived in the married patch across the road from there at the time. All the...
    Hi Mark, this is the second time we've lived here. The first was when I was on the staff at Latchford Barracks, we lived in the married patch across the road from there at the time. All the married quarters were subsequently demolished due to termite infestation so I'm told There are certainly...
    Hi Mark, this is the second time we've lived here. The first was when I was on the staff at Latchford Barracks, we lived in the married patch across the road from there at the time. All the married quarters were subsequently demolished due to...
    Hi Mark, this is the second time we've lived here. The first was when I was on the staff at Latchford Barracks, we lived in the married patch across the road from there at the time. All the...

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  13. Wedgetail

    Hi from central queensland

    Hi Mark thanks for the welcome and the opportunity to be apart of this forum. Dave
    Hi Mark thanks for the welcome and the opportunity to be apart of this forum. Dave
    Hi Mark thanks for the welcome and the opportunity to be apart of this forum. Dave
    Hi Mark thanks for the welcome and the opportunity to be apart of this forum. Dave
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  14. vikinglord13

    Tip New to Illinois, new to gardening/farming!

    Thank you ClissAT! I've been using the Old Farmers Almanac for general advice and Chicago Botanic Garden's website for local advice. We'll definitely have to bring some of the plants in for the...
    Thank you ClissAT! I've been using the Old Farmers Almanac for general advice and Chicago Botanic Garden's website for local advice. We'll definitely have to bring some of the plants in for the winter... I'll need to convince wife the bugs won't be a problem, we live in an apartment so we're...
    Thank you ClissAT! I've been using the Old Farmers Almanac for general advice and Chicago Botanic Garden's website for local advice. We'll definitely have to bring some of the plants in for the winter... I'll need to convince wife the bugs...
    Thank you ClissAT! I've been using the Old Farmers Almanac for general advice and Chicago Botanic Garden's website for local advice. We'll definitely have to bring some of the plants in for the...
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  15. Judith

    My raised beds arrive tomorrow

    Mark has a great video on Hugelkultur - Definition: Hügelkultur is a horticultural technique where a mound constructed from decaying wood debris and other compostable biomass plant materials is...
    Mark has a great video on Hugelkultur - Definition: Hügelkultur is a horticultural technique where a mound constructed from decaying wood debris and other compostable biomass plant materials is later planted as a raised bed. I suggest giving that a watch and researching this method if It...
    Mark has a great video on Hugelkultur - Definition: Hügelkultur is a horticultural technique where a mound constructed from decaying wood debris and other compostable biomass plant materials is later planted as a raised bed. I suggest giving...
    Mark has a great video on Hugelkultur - Definition: Hügelkultur is a horticultural technique where a mound constructed from decaying wood debris and other compostable biomass plant materials is...
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  16. Charlie’swife

    happy life

    Yes, l left them out while l went in to town and they meet me at the car, l have 21 and a rooster, love the girls.
    Yes, l left them out while l went in to town and they meet me at the car, l have 21 and a rooster, love the girls.
    Yes, l left them out while l went in to town and they meet me at the car, l have 21 and a rooster, love the girls.
    Yes, l left them out while l went in to town and they meet me at the car, l have 21 and a rooster, love the girls.
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  17. Cassandra

    Aiming at solo self-sufficiency! VIC/TAS

    Hi AuG, welcome. Sandy soil isn't all that bad once you know a few tricks to deal with it. Check out your local permaculture group who will have all the lowdown on making it work for you. Also by...
    Hi AuG, welcome. Sandy soil isn't all that bad once you know a few tricks to deal with it. Check out your local permaculture group who will have all the lowdown on making it work for you. Also by 'searching' 'gardening in sandy soil' on both YouTube and google, you should come up with plenty of...
    Hi AuG, welcome. Sandy soil isn't all that bad once you know a few tricks to deal with it. Check out your local permaculture group who will have all the lowdown on making it work for you. Also by 'searching' 'gardening in sandy soil' on both...
    Hi AuG, welcome. Sandy soil isn't all that bad once you know a few tricks to deal with it. Check out your local permaculture group who will have all the lowdown on making it work for you. Also by...
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  18. Caroline22

    New member in Wales

    Thanks so much! Everyone has been so kind on this forum !
    Thanks so much! Everyone has been so kind on this forum !
    Thanks so much! Everyone has been so kind on this forum !
    Thanks so much! Everyone has been so kind on this forum !
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  19. Antoinette James

    Hi from UK/NZ

    I feel like I am "late to the self sufficient party"! I have been on the verge of all this for decades! Most of our children have left home, giving us a chance to focus on ourselves. Our eldest...
    I feel like I am "late to the self sufficient party"! I have been on the verge of all this for decades! Most of our children have left home, giving us a chance to focus on ourselves. Our eldest son lives in our UK home (hopefully weeding, tying up the roses and grapes while we are away). We are...
    I feel like I am "late to the self sufficient party"! I have been on the verge of all this for decades! Most of our children have left home, giving us a chance to focus on ourselves. Our eldest son lives in our UK home (hopefully weeding, tying...
    I feel like I am "late to the self sufficient party"! I have been on the verge of all this for decades! Most of our children have left home, giving us a chance to focus on ourselves. Our eldest...
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  20. Lego

    Hi. New to gardening

    Thanks. I can't yet plant anything as have to organise garden beds. Currently grass so will be a work in progress. Due to a big digging dog is going to mean extra planning to keep her out of the...
    Thanks. I can't yet plant anything as have to organise garden beds. Currently grass so will be a work in progress. Due to a big digging dog is going to mean extra planning to keep her out of the veg area ie fencing. No a raised bed won't work unless it's so tall i use a ladder to work in it ....
    Thanks. I can't yet plant anything as have to organise garden beds. Currently grass so will be a work in progress. Due to a big digging dog is going to mean extra planning to keep her out of the veg area ie fencing. No a raised bed won't work...
    Thanks. I can't yet plant anything as have to organise garden beds. Currently grass so will be a work in progress. Due to a big digging dog is going to mean extra planning to keep her out of the...
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  21. epic

    Hello

    Hi, from where I live, I could walk to the north cape without getting wet feet, no island. Cape Piai is a tourist trap with a few restaurants and not a city. And no, not Singapore, it's also an...
    Hi, from where I live, I could walk to the north cape without getting wet feet, no island. Cape Piai is a tourist trap with a few restaurants and not a city. And no, not Singapore, it's also an island eve though there are bridges across but still an island. Cheers, epic
    Hi, from where I live, I could walk to the north cape without getting wet feet, no island. Cape Piai is a tourist trap with a few restaurants and not a city. And no, not Singapore, it's also an island eve though there are bridges across but...
    Hi, from where I live, I could walk to the north cape without getting wet feet, no island. Cape Piai is a tourist trap with a few restaurants and not a city. And no, not Singapore, it's also an...
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  22. Charlie Fricke

    Hello from Tacoma, WA, USA

    I've learned that it's helpful to be very clear on international forums. :cool:
    I've learned that it's helpful to be very clear on international forums. :cool:
    I've learned that it's helpful to be very clear on international forums. :cool:
    I've learned that it's helpful to be very clear on international forums. :cool:

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  23. Ron Ballantyne

    Rodents in video seed stealing

    Hi Ron and welcome. We've all experienced rodent theft! We'd love to watch the video but there's no link in your post That will be due to you being a new member. Its something like either 3days...
    Hi Ron and welcome. We've all experienced rodent theft! We'd love to watch the video but there's no link in your post That will be due to you being a new member. Its something like either 3days you have to be a member or 3posts before you can add a link. So you've been a member for more than...
    Hi Ron and welcome. We've all experienced rodent theft! We'd love to watch the video but there's no link in your post That will be due to you being a new member. Its something like either 3days you have to be a member or 3posts before you can...
    Hi Ron and welcome. We've all experienced rodent theft! We'd love to watch the video but there's no link in your post That will be due to you being a new member. Its something like either 3days...
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  24. Isa

    Star apples

    Hello I have 3 star apple trees that I planted from seeds Two are bearing Delicious
    Hello I have 3 star apple trees that I planted from seeds Two are bearing Delicious
    Hello I have 3 star apple trees that I planted from seeds Two are bearing Delicious
    Hello I have 3 star apple trees that I planted from seeds Two are bearing Delicious
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  25. Inisrose

    Sunshine Coast

    HI ClissAT, I have been reading some of your posts. Love your research! :) We are off grid in the sticks. Lots to do. Thanks for the welcome. Inis
    HI ClissAT, I have been reading some of your posts. Love your research! :) We are off grid in the sticks. Lots to do. Thanks for the welcome. Inis
    HI ClissAT, I have been reading some of your posts. Love your research! :) We are off grid in the sticks. Lots to do. Thanks for the welcome. Inis
    HI ClissAT, I have been reading some of your posts. Love your research! :) We are off grid in the sticks. Lots to do. Thanks for the welcome. Inis
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