Blogs

Peter Cundall and fruit trees

On fruit patrol

December 14, 2017

There can be some nasty pests and diseases in the summer orchard.
Try Peter Cundall's trusted control methods.

pickling cucumbers

All bottled up

December 14, 2017

Cucumbers aren't just salad extras. Give them a starring role as pickles. Justin Russell explains. 

Turning compostable food waste to bioplastic

Turning food to bioplastics

December 12, 2017

Two brothers are turning plant-based food waste into bioplastics, writes Dr Reese Halter.

Sweetcorn

December gardening jobs

December 4, 2017

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

Basil

What to plant in December

November 27, 2017

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

Craig Reucassel

War on Waste

November 23, 2017

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

 

 

Children playing

Garden of hope

November 16, 2017

Penny Woodward writes about an amazing Australian garden project for the children of the Gaza Strip.

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