Checklist for spring

August 3, 2010

Is your vegie garden spring ready? PHIL DUDMAN has some tasks you can put into action now.

Safe haven

August 3, 2010


An organic community farm can be a lifesaver in a rough neighbourhood, SIMON WEBSTER reports.

Home turf

July 29, 2010

The British are lounging about outdoors, reports SIMON WEBSTER.

Solo effort

July 22, 2010

Don’t despair: individuals’ actions can have an effect on climate change, SIMON WEBSTER reports.


Organic 'Hurley' burly

July 21, 2010

A surprising story that popped up this week was about British actress and model Liz Hurley which tells how she lives a double life. Outside the glamour of films and catwalks, she owns an organic farm in Gloucestershire, UK. STEVE PAYNE reports.

Nagami Cumquat

Show your citrus some lovin’

July 20, 2010

If you’ve been enjoying a bumper crop of citrus this year, now is the time to give something back reports PHIL DUDMAN.

Organic Weed Control

July 14, 2010

PHIL DUDMAN shares somes tips for controlling weeds without using poisons.

OG's essential guide to Fruit available

July 13, 2010

The essential guide to fruit is a special compilation of articles from some of Australia's top gardeners. Available from Newsagents and ABC shops.

Grains of truth

July 10, 2010

Manure and crop rotations can save fossil fuels, reports SIMON WEBSTER.