What we do

Upcoming Events

21
Aug
Edible Weeds Walk

Edible Weeds Walk

Merri Creek (exact location TBC), 21 Aug – 21 Aug
A fascinating walk in the park with Adam Grubb, co-author of The Weed Forager's Handbook
28
Aug
Edible Weeds Walk

Edible Weeds Walk

Merri Creek (exact location TBC), 28 Aug – 28 Aug
A fascinating walk in the park with Adam Grubb, co-author of The Weed Forager's Handbook
16
Sep
Understanding Weather online series: a pocket guide to life - 2021

Understanding Weather online series: a pocket guide to life – 2021

16 Sep – 16 Sep
*The Full course and September session bookings are available at the bottom of this event. You can join the full course at any time - book at the bottom of [...]
16
Dec
Understanding Weather online series: a pocket guide to life - 2021

Understanding Weather online series: a pocket guide to life – 2021

16 Dec – 16 Dec
*The Full course and December session bookings are available at the bottom of this event. You can join the full course at any time - book at the bottom of [...]

VEG News

Cabbage White Butterfly – at large

Make sure you stay on top of these blighters this time of year.  Here is a picture of a cabbage […]
VEG team member Clare harvesting silverbeet at the Melbourne Food Hub urban farm in Alphington

It’s official – 2020 is the year of edible gardening!

New edible gardens have sprouted all over the world in a way not seen since the victory gardens of the First and Second Worlds Wars, and this new report on a survey of Australian edible gardeners explores the reasons why.
Free talk on understanding weather: a Melbournians' pocket guide to life

La Niña – is she bringing the rain party or not?

If you’re in Melbourne and you’ve had a niggling wonder as to why you’ve needed to water your garden a […]
Pak Choi

VEG’s trading and customer updates

Nov 2020: With the loosening of restrictions we’re back in the gardens of Melbourne installing wicking beds (using our COVID […]

Permaculture and Holistic Management: An interview with Allan Savory

You may or not know about VEG’s use of Holistic Decision Making as our internal operating system. It helps us […]

Speedy’s Soil-Enhancing Magic Dust (aka Solomon’s Complete Organic Fertiliser)

Yesterday VEG’s great mate Speedy popped over to Dan’s latest edible garden project and mixed up a batch of SCOF […]