Welcome to the Brisbane Organic Growers Inc. (BOGI) website where you can find details about the club, including how to JOIN the club. There is also information about organic gardening including content tailored to the Brisbane, Queensland area.

Our general meetings are held at the Peace Hall in Windsor on the first Thursday of every month except Janurary.

 


GUEST SPEAKER FOR MARCH 2019 MEETING

For our March meeting, we will be having a Seeds Forum.

Topics can include:-
How we can save seeds?

Different seed types:
        Open-pollinated
        Cross-pollinated
        Heirloom
        Hybrid
        GM

How we store seeds?
Germination of seeds
How you propagate/plant seeds?
What works for you?

GUEST SPEAKER FOR FEBRUARY 2019 MEETING

At the first meeting of 2019, Bruce Ham will discuss his visit to the Toowoomba facility of Bugs for Bugs. This company is at the forefront of developing biological controls to manage pests and diseases in commercial organic farms. Not only do they breed a range of beneficial insects, but they also have to breed the food sources for the beneficial insects. The discussion will examine what beneficial insects might be found in Brisbane gardens and how we might encourage them.

CHRISTMAS MEETING - DECEMBER 2018

Come and Share our Final Meeting for 2018

Our December or Christmas meeting will be on Thursday 6th December. Come early, allow some time to browse the stalls, do your Christmas shopping, the BOGI Shop will be open to stock up for the Christmas break, BOGI Seeds and BOGI Books will be open, pay your membership for 2019 or purchase a membership as a gift for a friend. There will be competitions, a game or two, BOGI Clinic, a multi draw raffle and delectable supper.

GUEST SPEAKER FOR NOVEMBER 2018 MEETING

Our November speaker will be Phil Ryan, author of the Stories from the One Acre Plot, two of which have been reprinted in the October and this newsletter. Phil's topic will be "Tips and Tricks of an Organic Gardener" knowledge learnt on a 17 year journey, mentors, books, Good Friends & me mom 'Mother Nature'.

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