When wild things disappear

June 9, 2010

I do like to weave some poetry into OG, just as I like to search for it in the wider world.

Free compost and mulch

June 1, 2010

Some people like to grow their own… others enjoy scouring the suburbs for whatever they can get their hands on. PHIL DUDMAN explores some of the free sources of organic matter… what you can grow and what you can scrounge.

Stream of consciousness

May 29, 2010

Environmental campaigners such as Sandra Steingraber won’t give up the world without a fight, writes SIMON WEBSTER.

Pesticides linked to ADHD

May 18, 2010

Chemicals used to grow food may be behind the hyperactivity epidemic, reports SIMON WEBSTER.

English Spinach

Pick of the spinach

May 17, 2010

Of all the so called ‘spinach’s’, English spinach has the superior flavour and texture according to PHIL DUDMAN and now is the time to plant in most parts of the country.

Friends for supper

May 13, 2010

A community TV show takes us on a tour of a sustainable farm, writes SIMON WEBSTER.

Guerrilla convenience 24/7

May 11, 2010

Guerrilla gardening just got easier with the launch of seed bomb dispensing machines in down town LA, reports PHIL DUDMAN