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Weeds. They have been living alongside humanity as far back as there is memory, written or oral. But what is a weed, even? Why is it that some plants naturally acquire this most dreaded of all titles, whereas others grow happily under the radar, as it were? Do they even know they are hated and...
JP 1983
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This article serves as an illustrated guide to making kimchi in the traditional Korean style. I may, in the future, add pages to this article to include the various kinds of kimchi which can be made other than with Asian cabbage (Korean baechu, also known as wombok or Chinese cabbage in other...
JP 1983
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Lemon, lime and native lime fruit tea. Korean Fruit Tea Preserve This recipe is a type of sugar preservation method which has been employed for hundreds of years on the Korean peninsula. Any kind of fruit can be used, although in Korea it is most common with citron, kumquat, quince, jujube and...
Mandy Onderwater
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This is a guide to container gardening, written by and for the community. What does that mean? What it means is that this is a collaberation with people in the community that wished to participate. This can go from edits, additions to writing articles. It's meant to be a beginner-friendly guide...
Grandmother Goose
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“I taste fantastic!” one reader jestingly says. “With my tongue!” says another. “I don't anymore” sadly says the reader that survived a terrible bite from a red-bellied black snake a couple of years ago. Yes, you read that right. Red-belly black snake venom can, in some people, have the strange...
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You want to grow some veggies, you know you need to grow them from seed, but what type of seed should you buy? What is GMO? What is F1? What is heirloom? You want to grow some fruit trees, but why are some nurseries saying you need to buy multiple trees for fruit set and others are saying you...
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There's a lot of different ways people use to get rid of snails and slugs from their garden, some are more effective than others, some don't work at all, some can cause as much harm to your garden as it does the snails, some aren't good if you have pets, some are expensive, and some will become...
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LILLY PILLY JELLY !! Ingredients (method changes based on how much you have ) **Amounts are based on how much fruit / liquid you have after cooking Lilly Pilly Fruit White Sugar Tartaric Acid Water Method 1 : Wash fruit well after removing stalks. Barely cover with water and bring to the...
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a dressing i use on salads that adds a new twist on flavors, this recipe you can substitute the type of berry or even a fruit or the type /style of mustard. i have even experimented with this without the olive oil as a raspberry dressing for a chicken or turkey sandwich Raspberry balsamic...
JP 1983
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It is with a measure of trepidation that I dare to dip my novice toes in this amazing field of Australian lore. There are, of course, far more experienced and knowledgeable people than me to be giving advice regarding Aussie bush foods, and I have no hesitation whatsoever to start this series...
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Hey everyone Just joined not long but have been a home cook for years, I tend to create my own recipes for what ingredients I have on hand and I came up with this one, hope everyone enjoys it as much as I do. I shared a recipe over one of the forums here and someone has asked me to post this...
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So, this year I purchased some sugar beet seed to play with a bit. I have an area at our country acreage that I wanted to cultivate this year for weed control to establish an area of native tall grass prairie plants and we decided to broadcast the seed at one end of this section. This is...
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In our modern world full of technology, sometimes little things of the past get lost and forgotten about as new products take over the market to replace older ways of doing things. Sometimes, the new ways of doing things aren't always better in the long run. How and why we scent our homes is one...
Grandmother Goose
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What is a quandong? That is the most common response I get whenever the topic comes up, unless I'm talking to someone local to my area where they not only grow naturally, but there's also small quandong farms out here in the far west semi-arid deserts of NSW, and I believe some in north western...
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Just like we get colds and flus and stomach bugs, plants can suffer from disease as well. Not the same diseases that we get obviously, they have their own long list of infections to deal with. Don't worry, plants generally don't pass their diseases onto us, but plant diseases can certainly spoil...
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As kids, most of us ate and loved jelly. As adults, most of us still love the stuff, but we tend to start looking at it as a junk food treat because, let's be real, most jelly on the market is nothing but sugar, gelatin (gelatine), colour, and flavouring. Sometime we'll kid ourselves that we're...
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Before I begin, please note it is an official campsite and we've kept to the rules. Please follow your area's guidelines and don't accept what I say in here as fact for every campsite. Every place has their own rules. Eungella The specific campsite we went to is called Eungella dam. It's on...
JP 1983
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Now this might seem like a strange combination of cuisines, but Koreans have taken Vietnamese rice-paper wraps and made it their own. Traditional Korean wrap cuisine, known as Bo Ssam, uses vegetable leaves like cabbage, lettuce, seaweed and perilla leaf for wrapping, with fillings chosen at the...
Grandmother Goose
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I just finished watching Mark's latest video . In the video he showed how burying a small animal that has passed away in your garden bed will help fill the bed, fertilise the soil, and most importantly break down to nothing but a few bones. I can confirm that burying a small animal...
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After reading a comment from someone struggling to keep their mint plants alive, I felt like asking, what amazing thing is happening that makes mint die? I've never had it happen, I've even TRIED to make it happen and failed. Mint completely taking over the yard however, been there done that...
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