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Enjoying and Growing Pulses

The year 2016 was nominated as the International Year of Pulses. We joined the activities by listing recipes on this page along with links to information pages for growing various pulses in the home garden. Check out the recipes and growing information below. Last year we grew Chickpeas with success and you can see the plant in the banner of this post and photographed below. … Continue reading Enjoying and Growing Pulses

Australian Apples Grown in Orange

Today I am writing about one of our amazing Australian Growers. Rod Ostini and his son Boris bring their fresh produce from Orange NSW to Parklea Markets in Western Sydney every weekend. They grow the best cherries, apples, pears, stone fruit and seasonal fruit and potatoes.   The fruit is grown in the Orange district of NSW, a major cherry and apple growing area. In … Continue reading Australian Apples Grown in Orange