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This issue Organic Gardener focuses on self-reliance, from growing your own hops and brewing beer to rediscovering the time-honoured arts of hedging and dry stone walling. OUT NOW! 

Organic Gardener competitions

Don't miss out on the chance to win a range of top-quality Australian organic products. Head to our WIN page now! 

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Removing suckers

Tidying your trees

Grab your secateurs. Now's the time to tidy up your trees, says Penny Woodward.

Mobile biochar kiln

Biochar explained

Simon Webster investigates biochar and reveals Peter Cundall's method for making it.

Produce at Transition Farm

Farming transformed

Penny Woodward visits a thriving farm that’s producing masses of food from what was once malnourished soil.

Winter salads

What to plant in June

Don't be tempted to hibernate because winter is here, says Justin Russell, there's still plenty of planting to be...

Peter Cundal liming in early winter

It's elementary

Elements and trace elements are essential to plant health, so deficiencies can lead to a wide range of plant...

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Matt and Lentil Purbrick

Farming with nature

Simplicity, sustainability and connection inform life on the farm for Grown & Gathered market gardeners, flower traders and fearless...

full moon rising

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...

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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