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How to start your own vegetable garden

July 16th, 2021


Babylonstoren’s master gardener, Gundula Deutschländer, shares the basics for growing your own fruit, vegetables and herbs at home.



Winter is the ...

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We will rock you

July 5th, 2021


During the chilly season when most of the gardens and orchards on the farm lie dormant, it is the stones that do all the ...

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Recipe: Hearty Lamb Casserole

June 25th, 2021


Whether you call it stew, potjiekos or casserole, slowly braised lamb meat and bountiful root veg make for a comforting winter meal packed with ...

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How to create an ideal bee habitat in your garden

May 20th, 2021

In celebration of World Bee Day, Arné Stander, entomologist at Babylonstoren, shares some tips to create an ideal bee habitat at home.

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A very a-peel-ing history

March 25th, 2021


Thanks to patience, a spot of ‘trial and error’ and a dusting of mystery, Babylonstoren is now home to some historic apple species. From ...

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