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Trace Elements

These are elements, that effect soil fertility but are present in tiny amounts, too small to measure without some very sophisticated equipment. Different trace elements favour different plants. We are still discovering what trace elements do in plants. In many cases they are present in such small amounts, it is hard to determine if they […]

First steps – Weird weather and vertical blinds

There was a massive cyclone (Tropical Cyclone Yasi) to the north of us, in Queensland, this week – the most violent in living memory. It has weakened into a storm that is sitting in the center of the continent dropping masses of rain in one of the driest parts of Australia.