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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…

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.
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Is my garlic ready for harvest?

We have a short video to help you along with your decision.

Choosing the Right Garlic

Do you like it hot and spicy or mellow and sweet? Garlic expert, Penny Woodward shares her tips for choosing the right garlic for your cooking. We have released our planting packs online and at the Farm Gate shop with 2 bulbs of 3 varieties – Turban, Artichoke and Creole.
Katamatite Garlic Planting Pack

February – still time to prepare your garlic beds

Preparing beds is essential for great garlic growth.
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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.