What to harvest now


Apricot Season

Fri, 30/11/2012 - 2:15pm

Early summer is stonefruit season in many parts of Australia, and JUSTIN RUSSELL eagerly anticipates a bumper crop of apricots.

Orange Tree

Ripe for the Picking

Wed, 20/06/2012 - 2:59pm

Knowing when to pick a crop of fruit is a vital skill for home growers to learn, writes JUSTIN RUSSELL.

Garlic Chives

How do you use your garlic chives?

Tue, 08/05/2012 - 3:51pm

PHIL DUDMAN has a ton of garlic chives in his garden and is on a mission to find ways to make better use of them in the kitchen.

Autumn apples

Apple and Rhubarb

Wed, 18/04/2012 - 1:59pm

Apple and rhubarb is a classic autumn pairing, both in the garden and the kitchen. JUSTIN RUSSELL celebrates the season by sharing a favourite recipe.

Grow my community

Wed, 18/04/2012 - 10:02am

Check out our first project 'Home-grown harvest' at http://pool.abc.net.au/projects/grow-my-community where you can contribute pictures, stories, poems and audio or visual evidence of your organic...

Caught red handed

Mon, 27/09/2010 - 10:25am

The suburbs are full of neglected fruiting trees, bearing bucket loads of organic produce ripe for the picking. PHIL DUDMAN calls it ‘the fine art of foraging’, only this week he was caught in the...