Straw Bale Gardening – Conditioning the Bale

Straw Bale Gardening – Conditioning the Bale

Straw or hay bale gardening is a great inexpensive way to make weed free raised beds for growing vegetables anywhere! Perfect for small space gardening as well as larger plots producing lots of food in minimal space. This video shows you exactly how to condition your bales so that you can grow vegetables directly into […]

Square Foot Vegetable Gardening – Part two

Square Foot Vegetable Gardening – Part two

How to plant your own urban garden using the Quickcrop Square Foot Vegetable Gardening method. Square foot gardening is all about taking advantage of smaller spaces and raised garden beds to maximise your crop output. This is typically done by dividing the raised bed into square sections 12 inches per side using gardening twine or […]

Growing The Best Oranges – Washington Navel Orange

Growing The Best Oranges – Washington Navel Orange

In today’s episode we look at growing the Washington Navel Orange. This orange variety is sometimes also called California Navel orange because it grows great in the state of California, especially Southern California. This orange was imported in the 1800s from Bahia, Brazil and made popular by Eliza Tibbets who was a resident of Riverside, […]

Feeding Compost worms, Worm bin update Part 1 & thanks to all Subscribers….

Feeding Compost worms, Worm bin update Part 1 & thanks to all Subscribers….

Feeding the worms up a treat as we don’t think the Mangels will flower in our climate… Most impressed with their processing of the Horse manure they were given about 2 months ago… Thanks as well to everyone who has subbed… I find YT a sanity break from my everyday Spawn wrangling & thoroughly enjoy […]

The California Garden – Feb 2017 – Irvine, Zone 10

The California Garden – Feb 2017 – Irvine, Zone 10

In today’s episode, we look at how the California Garden looks like in the month of February. We will take a garden tour of the California Garden, we will look at all the vegetables we harvested like Broccoli, Dragon Cayenne Pepper, Dancy tangerines, Eggplants, Kishu Mandarin, Meyer Lemons, Persian (Bearss) Limes, Spinach, & Taro. We […]