What to do now

Action diary for Autumn

Tue, 09/04/2013 - 10:44am

PHIL DUDMAN says autumn is action time in the organic garden and lists the must-do jobs.


Winter Veg - Get Planting!

Tue, 26/02/2013 - 12:40pm

Prepare winter crops now to maximize your potential harvest, writes PHIL DUDMAN

How to Graft Citrus

Tue, 19/02/2013 - 4:18pm

If you’d like to try your hand at grafting fruit trees, then have a go at citrus. It’s easy to do and allows you to grow a greater variety of fruit in less space, writes PHIL DUDMAN.

Sowing Carrots

Putting Down Roots

Thu, 17/01/2013 - 12:38pm

The best time to sow winter veg is now, in mid-summer. JUSTIN RUSSELL shares his tips for sowing carrots and parsnips.

Glenlarge Garlic

What to do in November

Mon, 05/11/2012 - 11:27am

JUSTIN RUSSELL's suggestions of what to do in the organic garden during November.

Tomato Seeds

Jobs for October

Fri, 05/10/2012 - 11:13am

Time waits for no organic gardener. Spring marches on, and JUSTIN RUSSELL offers some tips for the month of October.

Unfurling Buds

Garden Jobs for Late Winter

Fri, 17/08/2012 - 10:24am

Late winter is no time to rest on your laurels. According to JUSTIN RUSSELL, it's one of the busiest times of the year with plenty to do before spring. Let's get cracking!

Ten Top Vegies to Plant Now in the Organic Garden

Fri, 11/03/2011 - 12:16pm

Patch looking a bare after a long hot summer? PHIL DUDMAN shares his top 10 vegetables to be planting now in the organic vegie garden, along with a few tips for growing success.

Checklist for spring

Tue, 03/08/2010 - 12:13pm

Is your vegie garden spring ready? PHIL DUDMAN has some tasks you can put into action now.