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Gardening   •   9-10-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Stop lawn grub invasion

Lawn grubs can decimate a lawn in just a few days, as many people discovered in February when favourable weather conditions prompted a plague-like hatching event.…

Gardening   •   24-9-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Spring gardening tips

Spring’s the season most green thumbs live for, when our gardens come back to life after winter.…

Gardening   •   21-9-2020  •   Jodie Powell

From little things, big things grow

The Samford Edible Garden Trail team is taking things to the next level thanks to a Moreton Bay Regional Council Grant…

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Gardening   •   9-10-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Stop lawn grub invasion

Lawn grubs can decimate a lawn in just a few days, as many people discovered in February when favourable weather conditions prompted a plague-like hatching event.…

Gardening   •   24-9-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Spring gardening tips

Spring’s the season most green thumbs live for, when our gardens come back to life after winter.…

Gardening   •   21-9-2020  •   Jodie Powell

From little things, big things grow

The Samford Edible Garden Trail team is taking things to the next level thanks to a Moreton Bay Regional Council Grant…

Gardening   •   12-8-2020  •   Nick Crockford

Care team harvests state award

The Let’s Dig In therapeutic gardening team, at Bolton Clarke Inverpine in Murrumba Downs, is celebrating after winning the Queensland Team category of the Leading Aged Services Australia Awards for Excellence.…

Local Stories   •   21-7-2020  •   Nick Crockford

Why father's lawn was key to Liam's dream

Four years ago, Liam Hughes came up with a life-changing plan – all he needed was his father’s lawn in Ferny Hills! Once he got the nod to dig up the grass, Lot 81 Micro Farm was born at Ferny Hills.…

Gardening   •   22-5-2020  •   Kylie Knight

How to make your own terrarium

Are you stuck for space, but still want to bring a bit of the ‘outside’ into your home? Why not test your green thumb with your very own terrarium? …

Gardening   •   13-5-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Pull-on your gumboots: Autumn gardening jobs you can do this weekend

The weather’s getting cooler, pumpkin soup is back on the menu, and the bread-making craze is still going strong.…

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National Recycling Week: How our region supports the cause

Our local hospitality and tourism operators in the Moreton Bay Region are very supportive of the war on waste and are proud to support National Recycling Week.…

Local Stories   •   13-4-2020  •   Renee Gusa

There’s never been a better time to start growing food at home. This is how Basilea Living Herbs got #MoretonBayTough

When cafes and restaurants closed their doors or moved to takeaway menus, all but two of Sarah Heath’s regular hospitality customers cancelled their orders for living herbs and edible flowers.…

Local Stories   •   9-12-2019  •   Kylie Knight

Perfect Christmas Gifts for Green Thumbs

If you use your imagination, there's no shortage of Christmas gift ideas for green thumbs of all ages.…

Local Stories   •   14-11-2019  •   Kylie Knight

Drought-Proof Your Garden for Summer

While drought grips much of Queensland, the dry conditions are taking their toll on our gardens. According to Garden Gem's Burpengary's Russell Young, planning out a more hardy and drought-proof garden can save you heartache, as well as hefty water bills.…

Local Stories   •   21-10-2019  •   Kylie Knight

Add Native Plants to Your Garden

Every garden in Australia, if we incorporate native plant species, can be a barrier to extinction of native animals and insects.…

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