The Gardener's Breakfast

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Summary: Join author, horticulturist and educator Donna Ellis for a feast of gardening, music, interviews, special guests and news from the fabulous world of horticulture and gardening.
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Title: The complete show May 24 2017
Author: Donna Ellis
Subtitle: If you missed it, here's this weeks show music and all
Summary: This week Donna is joined by Co Host Jean McConnachie from the Melbourne Scottish Fiddle Club for a fiddle themed show. Do you know what wood bows are traditionally made of and that the tree is seriously endangered? Find out on our latest podcast.
Published: Wed, 24 May 2017 10:19 AM
Duration: 58:28
Download: The Gardeners Breakfast May 24 2017.mp3
Title: The complete show May 17 2017
Author: Donna Ellis
Subtitle: By request, the whole show
Summary: Donna talks gardening, music, Eurovision, chrysanthemum, coffee and coffee roasting with Gareth Williams from Apollo Bay roaster, Hello Coffee. More on worms and how to attract them to your garden and more.
Published: Wed, 17 May 2017 1:05 PM
Duration: 54:58
Download: The Gardeners Breakfast May 17 2017.mp3
Title: The complete show April 19 2017
Author: Donna Ellis
Subtitle: By popular request here's the whole hour, well nearly
Summary: Donna talks gardening, music, crowd funding and driving 70 odd thousand kms around Australia with the multi award winning and very talented Fanny Lumsden. Attends a book launch for The Place of Wonder's Kylie Treble at Newtons Ridge Estate Winery, muses on worms, the loss of an Arauacaria bidwilli in Hobart, plays some music and that's the show!
Published: Wed, 19 Apr 2017 3:07 PM
Duration: 59:21
Download: The Gardeners Breakfast April 19 2017.mp3
Title: Growing dahlias for competition
Author: Donna Ellis
Subtitle: President of Portland Dahlia Society, Bruce Millard
Summary: I caught up with Bruce at the 2017 Winchelsea Flower and garden show and he let me in on some of the secrets to success in the dahlia show world.
Published: Mon, 20 Mar 2017 4:00 PM
Duration: 10:32
Download: Bruce Millard Winch 2017.mp3
Title: Organic Weed Control
Author: Donna Ellis
Subtitle: Steve Falcioni, General Manager of eco-organic garden
Summary: My new 'bestie', Steve from eco-organic garden explains how the organic weedkiller Slasher works and I discover that he also won the Horticulture Media Australia 2016 HMA Website Laurel.
Published: Mon, 20 Mar 2017 3:51 PM
Duration: 12:44
Download: Steve Falcioni.mp3
Title: Musical Gardeners
Author: Donna Ellis
Subtitle: Winner of the 2017 Golden Guitar for Best New Talent the incomparable Fanny Lumsden
Summary: A chat with the multi talented Fanny Lumsden about travelling, Millard caravans, the delightful Dan Stanley Freeman, making a living from plants in Styrofoam boxes and restoring an old garden.
Published: Mon, 20 Mar 2017 3:29 PM
Duration: 19:55
Download: Fanny Lumsden with songs.mp3
Title: Musical Gardeners
Author: Donna Ellis
Subtitle: Country Music Star Beccy Cole
Summary: Prior to her appearance at the 2017 Terang Country Music Festival, Beccy Cole joined me to discuss gardening and the gardeners in her family.
Published: Mon, 20 Mar 2017 3:21 PM
Duration: 12:51
Download: Beccy Cole 2017.mp3
Title: The Gardeners' Breakfast
Author: Donna Ellis
Subtitle: Coordinator of U3A Colac Otway Garden Group, Sheena Stewart
Summary: Sheena Stewart joins me to talk about the U3A Colac Otway Garden Group and what they're up to in 2017. I'll be joining in when I can!
Published: Mon, 20 Mar 2017 3:14 PM
Duration: 6:04
Download: Sheena Stewart u3A Colac Otway Garden Group 2017.mp3
Title: In the Garden with our Elected Representatives: Cr. Ruth Gstrein, Corangamite Shire Council
Author: Donna Ellis
Subtitle:
Summary: In the Garden with our Elected Representatives aims to give a light-hearted insight into the gardening habits (or lack of) of our local representatives at Federal, State and Local Government levels. Whether our representatives mow the lawn to relax or snip the hedges to de-stress, the aim of the segment is to highlight gardening as an aid to our general health and wellbeing. This time, self confessed 'non-gardener', one of the three Councillors representing the Central Ward of Corangamite Shire and one of five women on a council of seven, Cr. Ruth Gstrein.
Published: Tue, 31 Jan 2017 3:07 PM
Duration: 13:24
Download: In the Garden with Cr Ruth Gstrein.mp3
Title: The Gardeners' Breakfast
Author: Donna Ellis
Subtitle: In the Garden with our Elected Representatives: Mayor of Colac Otway Shire Council, Cr. Chris Potter
Summary: In the Garden with our Elected Representatives aims to give a light-hearted insight into the gardening habits (or lack of) of our local representatives at Federal, State and Local Government levels. Whether our representatives mow the lawn to relax or snip the hedges to de-stress, the aim of the segment is to highlight gardening as an aid to our general health and wellbeing. This time, it's newly minted Councillor and Mayor of Colac Otway Shire Council Cr. Chris Potter.
Published: Tue, 31 Jan 2017 2:58 PM
Duration: 13:18
Download: In the Garden with Mayor of Colac Otway Shire Cr Chris Potter.mp3
Title: The Gardener's Breakfast
Author: Donna Ellis
Subtitle: In the Garden with our Elected Representatives: Mayor of Corangamite Shire Council, Cr. Jo Beard
Summary: In the Garden with our Elected Representatives aims to give a light-hearted insight into the gardening habits (or lack of) of our local representatives at Federal, State and Local Government levels. Whether our representatives mow the lawn to relax or snip the hedges to de-stress, the aim of the segment is to highlight gardening as an aid to our general health and wellbeing. This time I try to help save the gardenia in the garden of, Councillor and Mayor of Corangamite Shire Council Cr. Jo Beard.
Published: Tue, 31 Jan 2017 2:53 PM
Duration: 12:34
Download: In the Garden with Mayor of Corangamite Shire Beard.m4a
Title: The Gardeners' Breakfast
Author: Donna Ellis
Subtitle: In the Garden with our Elected Representatives: Richard Riordan MP
Summary: In the Garden with our Elected Representatives aims to give a light-hearted insight into the gardening habits (or lack of) of our local representatives at Federal, State and Local Government levels. Whether our representatives mow the lawn to relax or snip the hedges to de- stress, the aim of the segment is to highlight gardening as an aid to our general health and wellbeing. Listen as I stroll through the garden chatting with Richard Riordan MP, Member for Polwarth in the Victorian Parliament.
Published: Mon, 30 Jan 2017 3:17 PM
Duration: 13:24
Download: In the Garden with State MP Richard Riordan.mp3