Issue 85 - January/February 2016

Mixed spices

Mixed spices

March 31, 2016

Home gardeners might consider spices too unusual and tricky to grow, but PENNY WOODWARD says there are good choices for warm and cool climates.

Make your own pyrethrum

February 3, 2016

In the March/April 2016 issue of Organic Gardener Penny Woodward writes about pyrethrum as a natural pest control. Here is her explanation of how to make your own pyrethrum spray.

Phil Dudman pruning a peach tree

Peachy keen

January 11, 2016

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

December 24, 2015

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

Kohlrabi

Kohlrabi and friends

December 22, 2015

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