Facebook finally…

There is no denying the benefits of social networking when it comes to becoming part of a likeminded community.  So High-Water has taken the plunge and is now officially on Facebook.  Our username is highwaterurbanfarm. If you are on facebook (who isn't right!) be sure to make contact so that we can be part of …

Summer food…

Just under 10 months ago I planted a couple of grafted avocado trees.  In that time they have more than doubled in size and have just started to produce.  On this tree there are at least 6 avocados developing. I wasn't expecting to see any avocados for at least 2-3 years but it looks like …

The Secret is out…

Last week a TV crew paid Lamb Island a visit and more specifically the Pretty Produce flower farm. Click the link below to watch the short segment. The Great South East TV Clip

Table of Plenty…

The garden is exploding at the moment.   This is just a sampling of some of the produce I harvested on the weekend.  By next weekend there will be: Corn; Cucumbers; Kale; Tomatoes (3 varieties); and Carrots Every week there is another bunch of chillies.  I'll add some to a batch of pesto this weekend …

Fancy Irony…

I recently had a call from Simone of Pretty Produce, one of our island farmers, seeking some Brassica and Purslane from the garden. Simone supplies her beautiful organically grown edible flowers to the best restaurants in Australia and was recently awarded a gold medal in the highly regarded "Delicious Produce Awards".  There is currently a …