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Tomatoes varieties for slicing, stuffing, sauces and more

Tomatoes for all occasions

October 19, 2017

The stakes are high in the tomato-growing world. Paul West reveals the best varieties for salads, slicing, saucing, stuffing and more.

 

Flower buds of artichoke

Globe artichoke time

October 8, 2017

They're delicious, unrivalled, flavoursome food, writes Penny Woodward.

Mulching

Jobs for October

September 27, 2017

With an early spring giving way to summer in some parts of Oz, Justin Russell suggests jobs to help your garden cope.

Climbing Beans

What to plant in October

September 27, 2017

Not sure whether to plant a pumpkin or a pommelo in October? Check out Justin Russell's seasonal spring guide.

Indigo Rose tomatoes

Growing black tommies

September 21, 2017

For sublime flavour try your hand at growing black tomatoes, writes Penny Woodward.

Spreading mulch

Create a slug barrier

September 17, 2017

Peter Cundall first suggested this method of pear and cherry slug control, writes Penny Woodward. 

 

Backyard beekeeping hives

Show us your bees!

September 14, 2017

We want your beekeeping stories to feature in a photographic book that will be released in September 2018!

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