Inside our latest magazine…

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This issue Organic Gardener is tackling trees: top backyard choices, myths about roots, global forest action. Plus top tips for getting set for Spring, from beans and celery greens to chook care and much,
much more. Out now!

Organic Gardener 2017 Diary and Calendar

Available from newsagents and ABC Centres from 1st September, both the Organic Gardener 2017 Calendar and 2017 Diary make great Christmas gifts. Don't miss out!

Subscribe to Organic Gardener magazine

Subscribe to Organic Gardener magazine and new and renewing subscribers* will go into the draw to win an Eglu Cube chicken coop in pink with a 2m run valued at $1199, plus two runner-up prizes of 12m Omlet Chicken fencing worth $149 each.


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Seed Packets

Spring seed sowing 101

Confused about which seed to sow where? Not sure which potting mix to use? JUSTIN RUSSELL has you covered... with a...

oca tubers


Hunt out oca to plant now says PENNY WOODWARD

planting beetroot seedlings

What to plant in August

To know what to sow now, wherever you are across Oz, check out JUSTIN RUSSELL's guide to August planting.  

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full moon rising

Full moon rising

While our 2015-16 moon planting chart has now waned, here's an up-to-date chart, produced by Lyn Bagnall and for sale at Aussie Organic...


Raising seeds

PHIL DUDMAN says it's never too late to sow some seeds. Check out his Seed Sowing Guide available to download.

Planting guides

Our simple planting guides will help you find out what plants grow best in
your region and when to plant them.

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Frankie, Noah and Aurelia Gordon with Rosie the Araucana chicken

Patch from Scratch   Pictures, plans and more from the Gordon’s makeover.


How to…

Pests & Diseases

Sustainable living

Latest videos


Backyard chickens

Check out the chook palace in the Patch from Scratch garden and see Alex and Costa as they release the chooks! in this episode of ABC TV Gardening Australia.


Safe soil

How safe is your soil? Professor Mark Taylor from Macquarie University's VegeSafe program tests the soil in the Patch from Scratch garden in this epidode of ABC TV Gardening Australia.


Garlic varieties

Learn about different garlic varieties to grow now with our horticultural editor and garlic guru, Penny Woodward in this video from ABC TV Gardening Australia.

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