Organic Techniques

A diverse garden

Diversity is the key

April 2018

Penny Woodward explains how diversity is essential for healthy gardens, parks, farms and wild environments.

seed security at risk

New seed security threat

March 2018

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.

Chive Divisions

Gardening jobs for May

May 2017

Autumn is nearly over, and winter is nipping at its heels. Here’s Justin Russell’s list of jobs to do.

Exclusion Bagging

How to control fruit fly

October 2016

JUSTIN RUSSELL suggests ways to keep destructive fruit fly at bay so you can enjoy your organically grown fruit.

Declan McGill and Melissa Charlick have 7.5 acres under production at Roly Poly Farm

Farming for the future

July 2020

There is a theme running through the work done by Declan McGill and Melissa Charlick at Roly Poly Farm: giving back – to their community and to the property that is now their livelihood.

Pages