"Growing your own food is like printing your own money" — Ron Finley.
There has never been a better time to start growing your own veggies. Unfortunately, with advances in food production technology has come an overall degradation of our soils. This impacts in a negative way on the nutritional quality of the fresh food we eat. Our major supermarket chains keep a great deal of their fresh produce in cold storage, or import it from overseas, so that by the time it gets to your kitchen, the nutritional value is pretty questionable.
There are a couple of really compelling reasons why it just makes sense to grow your own vegetables:
Once some of this water subsides, you might be in the market for some pavers or steppers to create walkways, outdoor living zones or definition around your home.
We have a new range of beautiful, natural stone steppers and pavers in the yard that can provide a practical and timeless solution where you want to create walkways, or create definition or hard outdoor living areas around your garden.
We’ve had some much needed rain, and it is a very good time to get in to those garden beds, pull out the weeds, and top up the beds with a nice thick blanket of mulch. There are lots of different mulches to choose from and we have put together a quick run down of our top 5 tree mulches to give you an idea of some of what types of applications they suit best.