Articles by: Marie Macdonald

Spring Vegetable Planting Guide

Have you thought about growing your own vegies but never quite got around to doing anything about it? Well, spring’s the best time of year to put your vegie-growing plans into action! Below is a planting guide to what, when and how to plant you’re vegetables this season. Happy Spring […]

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Opportunities and Events

Disclaimer: OAWA takes responsibility for the content and quality of their own events. We list other events for your interest and cannot be responsible for their content and quality. Community Gardens The West Leederville Community Garden in Cambridge Street is celebrating 10 years in October.  One of their events is […]

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Local Organic Groups Update: Spring 2017

Living a healthy organic lifestyle is much easier when you have local friends a stroll away doing exactly the same thing.  Grow friendships, gardening tips, sustainable living skills and local knowledge by joining your local organic group! Roleystone Organic Growers Hi Everyone, We had a very informative meeting last night on reticulation. […]

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Dadda’s Marrow Chutney

Dadda’s Marrow Chutney

What You Need                                  3 lb marrow or zucchini (after preparation) 1 lb onions 1 lb cooking apples 1 lb sugar Piece of root ginger (smashed) 10 dried red chillies 10 peppercorns 1 level dessertsp turmeric powder 1 pint malt vinegar What You Do Skin marrow, remove seeds, cut into small pieces, […]

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