WHAT'S NEW
 21st August 2017
I have updated the Ballarat & District Seed Planting Guide.
  17th August 2017
I have added a new monthly planting guide page.  It covers three planting zones in south Eastern Australia (Tasmania, most of Victoria and parts of New South Wales and South Australia) and includes links to downloadable PDFs of the charts.
  1st August 2017
.PDF article on what to plant and do in your food garden in August.  There are three versions of this article for three different climate zones

  1. Ballarat & district
  2. Coastal mild & inland warm areas
  3. Inland cool mountainous areas
  24th July 2017
Gives details of a seedling workshop that I will be running at my garden in Ballarat on Saturday 2nd September.

.PDF article on what to plant and do in your food garden in July.  There are three versions of this article for three different climate zones

  1. Ballarat & district
  2. Coastal mild & inland warm areas
  3. Inland cool mountainous areas
.PDF article on what to plant and do in your food garden in June.  There are three versions of this article for three different climate zones

  1. Ballarat & district
  2. Coastal mild & inland warm areas
  3. Inland cool mountainous areas
.PDF article on what to plant and do in your food garden in May.  There are three versions of this article for three different climate zones

  1. Ballarat & district
  2. Coastal mild & inland warm areas
  3. Inland cool mountainous areas
.PDF article on what to plant and do in your food garden in April.  There are three versions of this article for three different climate zones

  1. Ballarat & district
  2. Coastal mild & inland warm areas
  3. Inland cool mountainous areas
  27th March 2017
Changes to the way the PDF Articles page is organised as well as changes to pricing and copyright for the use of these articles.
  22nd February 2017
.PDF article two ways to remove couch grass from your vegetable garden.
   3rd March 2017
.PDF article on what to plant and do in your food garden in March.  There are three versions of this article for three different climate zones

  1. Ballarat & district
  2. Coastal mild & inland warm areas
  3. Inland cool mountainous areas
   22nd February 2017
.PDF article on how to make a styrofoam seedling box.
   15th February 2017
.PDF article on how to save lettuce seeds.
   9th February 2017
.PDF article on how to bottle peeled tomatoes.
  2nd February 2017
.PDF article on what to plant and do in your food garden in February.  There are three versions of this article for three different climate zones

  1. Ballarat & district
  2. Coastal mild & inland warm areas
  3. Inland cool mountainous
  26th January 2017
.PDF article explaining the merits of hand watering your vegetables.  Also lists the varying water requirements for different vegetables. .PDF article explaining how to plant seedlings in summer.
  18th January 2017
.PDF article explaining how to plant seedlings in summer.
  11th January 2017
PDF article giving hints on growing lettuces in summer.
  4th January 2017
.PDF article on what to plant and do in your food garden in January.  There are three versions of this article for three different climate zones
  1. Ballarat & district
  2. Coastal mild & inland warm areas
  3. Inland cool mountainous
  21st December 2016
.PDF article about growing  Pak Choi in wet pots.