Category: Organics


Weekend herb, cat and chicken blogging

I should be in the McClaren Vale wine region in South Australia. But I cancelled because J is ill so I’m shifting compost and large chunks of wood from A to B at the Vegout working bee. And I’m also weekend herb and cat blogging, all in one entry. I take time out for some maintenance on my two basils and remind myself that I must cook with the purple variety. Since it’s time for Weekend Cat Blogging, and the […]


Vegetable bodies unite

Australian produce marketing bodies are uniting to create a clearer labelling system so Aussies can be sure they are buying Aussie food, reports the advertising trade magazine B&T (As Ad News alumni I feel bad about plugging the competition). B&T says that peak representative bodies coming together include AUSVEG, Australian Pork Limited, Australian Prawn Farmers Association, Australian Honey Bee Industry Council, Apple and Pear Australia, and Horticulture Australia Council. The organic bods such as NASAA (whatever that means) and the […]