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With summer just around the corner it's tomato time! We reveal the best varieties to grow for salads, sauces, slicing, stuffing and more, and investigate growing your own coffee and buying Fair Trade. 

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December gardening jobs

When you're not watching cricket or sipping chilled beverages, tackle Justin Russell's must-do jobs.

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What to plant in December

'Tis the season to be growing says Justin Russell. Here's his guide to December planting wherever you live in Oz.

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War on Waste

Inspired by the ABC’s War on Waste, Jessamy Miller shares invaluable tips and techniques for reducing, reusing...

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Full moon rising

Here's an up-to-date 2017 moon planting chart, produced by Lyn Bagnall and for sale at Aussie Organic Gardening. Lyn's explanatory text...

Making the citrus cut

Phil Dudman explains how to prune citrus trees, in his HMAA Award-winning article.

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

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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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