Articles by Phil Dudman

Phil Dudman pruning a peach tree

Peachy keen

January 2016

It's time to prune peach and nectarine trees, writes PHIL DUDMAN. Check out his step-by-step guide.

mustard seed


December 2014

Keeping it clean with green manures. PHIL DUDMAN explains biofumigation.

Grafting tomatoes

The hard graft

July 2014

Grafting your favourite tomato onto pest-resistant root stock will help eradicate tomato disease, writes PHIL DUDMAN.

mango leaf, scale, pests

Home-made pest remedies

December 2013

Combat scale insects on mango trees with these home-made remedies, writes PHIL DUDMAN.

Heirloom tomatoes

Top Tomatoes

October 2013

We asked four experts for their favourite tomatoes and tips to growing and cooking them. 

Getting started

September 2013

Anyone can get into organic gardening, says PHIL DUDMAN. Here are his tips on starting out.

National organic week

August 2013

National Organic Week takes place from 4-13 October 2013. PHIL DUDMAN outlines how you and your organisation can get involved.