Bellingen Seed Savers' Gathering at Jodi, Michael and Quinn's hugely productive property in Dorrigo in April 2014.
Here's a glimpse of their ever-evolving piece of paradise, achieved by creativity, innovation and sheer hard work.
|View from the terrace|
|The chicken tractor fits the terrace beds and is moved frequently|
|New swales will gently guide water into the new dam - when it rains!|
|Like-minded friends share their joy in their surroundings|
|The large variety of fruit trees are all grown from seed|
|The blue recycled half-barrels hold strawberries and hard-to-confine herbs such as mint. |
Flowers are grown throughout the garden to attract beneficial insects and delight the eye.
|Jodi finds that the most efficient way of raising seedlings is to sow into soil blockers|
To look at the equipment used click on soil blockers
|Quinn enjoys foraging in the garden for|
wonderful nutritious, truly local food.