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Gardening jobs for April

April 12, 2017

Anticipating some golden autumn days ahead, Justin Russell has suggestions for gardening jobs to do in April.

Chickens make good neighbours if you follow some simple rules

Good chook neighbour

April 3, 2017

Chickens are becoming more popular in urban areas. Jessamy Miller outlines tips to keep your neighbours on side.

Saffron flower showing stigma

Salute to saffron

March 28, 2017

Saffron's stigma is worth its weight in gold, explains Penny Woodward. 

Heirloom Carrots

What to plant in April

March 18, 2017

It's a glorious time of year to be planting. Justin Russell has suggestions for what can go in now across Australia.

Boards on garden beds

Planting the seed

March 13, 2017

Penny Woodward shares tips for planting carrot and parsnip seeds.

Delicious radish

Radish for breakfast?

February 27, 2017

As you pull out summer vegies, PENNY WOODWARD suggests a quick-growing replacement.

Not too fancy leeks

February 27, 2017

Subtle in flavour and appearance, the humble leek is all understated style, writes JUSTIN RUSSELL.

Dividing Chives

Garden jobs for March

February 22, 2017

March is no time to rest on your laurels, says JUSTIN RUSSELL. Read his tips for autumn gardening.

Ruby Chard

March planting guide

February 14, 2017

JUSTIN RUSSELL has ideas for what you can plant now, no matter if your place is hot, cool or somewhere in between.

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