Native animals

Sharing the love: Feeding our Native Birds

Sharing the love: Feeding our Native Birds

Feeding our Native Birds: Sharing the fruits of our labours Now before anyone goes into a frenzy about how it is not good to feed our native birds, I will start by saying this posts is not about leaving our "human" foods like breads or seeds for our native birds. It...

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Native Bees and Backyard Buddy’s for Your Garden

Native Bees and Backyard Buddy’s for Your Garden

Did you know that there are over 1500 types of native bees in Australia? I raise this as many gardeners reach for chemical poisons to deal with insect and pest invasions. They do this without thinking these poisons also affect the native bees and honey bees! Bees are...

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Good Bugs for the Vegetable Garden

Good Bugs for the Vegetable Garden

Did you know that there are good bugs we need to survive? I raise this as many gardeners reach for chemical poisons to deal with insect and pest invasions. They do this without thinking these poisons also affect the good bugs! This was demonstrated following the...

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Rescued a Parrot

Rescued a Parrot

Rescued a Green Parrot I was walking my dogs early this morning and came across a green parrot on the ground. The poor bird was struggling to fly but couldn't get airborne. He wasn't managing to walk easily either. The bird was just below a flowering umbrella tree,...

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