Getting intensive

Fri, 14/12/2018 - 9:53am

Justin Russell investigates a selection of tools and equipment for ambitious gardeners and aspiring market gardens

seed security at risk

New seed security threat

Mon, 19/03/2018 - 5:16pm

A review of the import of brassica seed is a threat to small farmers, seed suppliers and our nation's food sovereignty, says Justin Russell.

Gary and Angela Spotswood

Out of the box

Thu, 22/09/2016 - 10:10am

Converting to organics has given Gary and Angela Spotswood a renewed passion for farming, writes Kyie McGregor.

First Farm organics

A farm in the valley

Tue, 28/06/2016 - 1:58pm

JACQUELINE FORSTER visits a market garden in the Kanimbla Valley growing organic produce for top Sydney restaurants.

Graham Brookman and chickens

Permaculture for life

Tue, 12/11/2013 - 9:13am

With a feature on permaculture appearing in an upcoming edition of Organic Gardener, editor STEVE PAYNE reflects on how he first discovered the design concept.

Learn from Holmgren and Savory

Thu, 27/06/2013 - 2:48pm

Permaculture legend David Holmgren and holistic management guru Allan Savory are sharing their wisdom, writes SIMON WEBSTER.

Save our seeds

Sun, 19/08/2012 - 1:13pm

Seeds are disappearing. In the century leading up to the year 2000, the world lost 75 per cent of the genetic diversity of its agricultural crops, the United Nations Food and Agriculture...

GM Alarm Bells

Mon, 30/07/2012 - 7:03pm

In the September-October 2012 issue of Organic Gardener, SIMON WEBSTER presents the latest research backing many of the predicted risks of genetically modified crops and food.