Fruit Tree Pruning Demonstration

Archive, Fruit & Vegetables

Fruit Tree Pruning Demonstration 10am, Saturday 6 July [highlight type=”light”]FREE [/highlight] Up your skills with a FREE pruning demonstration by the experts from the CHS & Fruit Trees in Schools Project. Bring the family and enjoy a sausage sizzle. West Spreydon School, Lyttelton Street Contact the CHS for further details or cancellations: CHS tel: (03) … Read More

Monthly Tips & Tasks September 2012

Fruit & Vegetables, Monthly Tips & Tasks, News & Events, Spring Gardening

August – All About Gardening With  Michael  Coulter Michael opened with last night’s brilliant display of  lightning and roaring thunder, followed by ‘golf-ball sized’ hailstones.  ‘’I lost about 100 panes in my glasshouse’’ he said.  Hailstones in some suburbs measured about 3cm in diameter.  Metservice weather forecaster, Allister Gorman, said hailstones larger than 20 millimetres … Read More

Lemony Goodness

Fruit & Vegetables, News, Recipes

Preserved lemons are an essential item for any kitchen cupboard. Hailing from Middle Eastern, North African and Mediterranean cuisines, you will find many uses for this intense burst of savoury citrus flavour from fish to salad dressings.  If you do not already use it in your cooking, once you have a jar there is no … Read More