Entries by Lisa and Grahame

4 Health Benefits of Garlic

Not only is garlic widely accepted as an essential culinary dish but it is known as one of the oldest medicinal plants – widely recognised for its beneficial health properties.

Chook care in Summer heat

Do you have chooks? They can die when heat stressed and only have access to hot water. With good management you can help them cope with heat.

Chickens cope with heat by holding out their wings and panting. Egg laying productivity decreases. But they can succumb to heat stroke. You’ll know your hens are struggling […]

Know your Aussie garlic!

Most Australian garlics belong to one of six garlic groups. Each group has its own flavour characteristics when raw, sautéed or roasted and varying heat and flavour intensity.

Start time to prepare your garlic beds

If you haven’t already done so, now is a good time to prepare your beds for planting garlic, which could start in 4 to 5 weeks. At Katamatite Garlic we start planting our ‘Turban’ cultivars at the start of March.