DIGGERS SPRING GARDEN 2012 MAGAZINE

In this issue:

♦ Clive Blazey brings us the heirloom story - seeds before genetic engineering and plant breeding in the 20th century.

♦ Scott Kinnear presents the findings of a French study on GM corn and Roundup.

Plus Dear Diggers and the best gardening gifts for the festive season.

Related Articles

Heirloom Silverbeet and Beetroot

Clive Blazey explains how almost all the vegetables we eat today were available before 1900!

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Complete Vegie Garden Protection Kit

This exclusive Diggers kit allows you to create a pest free vegetable garden cover. Each kit contains a packet of Diggers exclusive Figo Frame Connectors, a pack of 34 bamboo canes, cut especially to fit the Figo connectors (1m long x 6-16mm diameter), and a vegetable net to cover a vegetable garden 1x3m long with plenty of overhang. This design uses 4 of the 3-way connectors and 4 of the 4-way connectors to create a sturdy, pest-free bed, keeping out the white cabbage moth, snails, slugs and other unwanted vegetable feasters.
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PUMPKIN 'IRONBARK' ORGANIC
PUMPKIN 'IRONBARK' ORGANIC
SEEDS: S184
An iconic Australian heirloom that is as thick skinned as any polititcian making it our best storing pumpkin. Dense bright orange flesh is sweet and delicious when baked- always popular in our in house taste tests. A proud Australian contibution to the diverse world of Heirlooms. Australian blue skinned pumpkins have a global reputation. LIMITED...
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FRANKS' PEA (c. 1853) ORGANIC
FRANKS' PEA (c. 1853) ORGANIC
SEEDS: S1691
An heirloom made available through Diggers member May Barnes, this is a delectable snap pea while young which matures to an equally delicious shelling pea. A vigorous plant with spectacular mauve flowers, it's beautiful and edible. Yields 250g per plant. CIRCA 1853. LIMITED STOCK!
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2 YEAR MEMBERSHIP AND FREE VEGIE SEEDS
2 YEAR MEMBERSHIP AND FREE VEGIE SEEDS
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Join The Diggers Club for 2 years for $79, just $39.50 per year and you'll receive a FREE Vegetable Seed Collection which includes 1 packet each of Spring Onion Red, Tomato Tigerella, Beetroot Chioggia and Silverbeet 5 Colour mix. The normal price for this collection is $23.75. You'll also receive our 'Welcome to the Club'gift of 2 more free pac...
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