Marvellous microgreens

Sat, 16/12/2017 - 3:13pm

Nutritious microgreens, explains Penny Woodward, are quick to grow and delicious to eat.

Green broad beans

Broad bean harvesting

Sun, 22/10/2017 - 1:01pm

Broad beans are delicious, good for the soil and easy to grow. Penny Woodward says now is harvest time. 

Young Violetta artichoke flower buds

Edible ornamentals

Wed, 14/12/2016 - 3:52pm

Good looking and tasty. Could we call these edimentals? PENNY WOODWARD investigates.

November planting

What to plant in November

Wed, 26/10/2016 - 3:01pm

With November just around the corner, JUSTIN RUSSELL introduces you to a month of planting for abundance.


Phil Dudman pruning a peach tree

Peachy keen

Mon, 11/01/2016 - 10:42am

It's time to prune peach and nectarine trees, writes PHIL DUDMAN. Check out his step-by-step guide.

Madelaine Scott triple j 25 under 25 winner organic egg farmer

A good egg

Thu, 24/12/2015 - 9:59am

Organic egg farmer and triple j 25 under 25 legend, MADELAINE SCOTT, shares her tips for quality egg production.


Kohlrabi and friends

Tue, 22/12/2015 - 4:24pm

It’s time for the bulbous globes of kohlrabi to shine, with its siblings swede and turnip, writes PETER CUNDALL.


The wonders of watercress

Tue, 23/06/2015 - 9:37am

Contrary to opinion, watercress is easy to grow, says JUSTIN RUSSELL, plus it's a nutritional powerhouse!

Heirloom Capsicums

If the caps fit

Thu, 23/10/2014 - 12:44pm

Capsicums are heat loving summer vegies that look and taste great with the right care, says JUSTIN RUSSELL. 

A vegetable wonder

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 3:26pm

JUSTIN RUSSELL harvests the unusual broccoli Romanesco and offers tips on growing these tricky brassicas.