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What is Organics?

Mon, 12/04/2021 - 1:33pm

Gardening legend Peter Cundall outlines the principles of growing organically – a choice many gardeners are making today, wanting to grow healthier food for their family, and to contribute to a...

Urban gardening

Wed, 06/05/2020 - 1:11pm

Clare and Keith have turned a basic apartment backyard into a vegie-filled garden that supplies them with fresh produce throughout the year.

Getting your vegie garden started

Tue, 05/05/2020 - 5:25pm

Starting a vegie patch? Well, there's one very important question to ask yourself, writes Helen McKerral.

Cool-season pruning

Cool-season pruning

Fri, 01/06/2018 - 8:00am

What does and doesn't need a haircut before winter. Justin Russell investigates.

Sharpening secateurs

How to sharpen your tools

Thu, 05/04/2018 - 1:34pm

Well-maintained tools make gardening jobs safer and easier. Justin Russell shows how to keep them sharp.

Sprouting seeds

Sprout your own seeds

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 12:00am

Sprouts are the powerhouse of super foods. They’re also easy to grow. We show you how.

White-Throated Treecreepers using nesting boxes.

Attract native birds to your garden

Wed, 24/05/2017 - 4:24pm

By providing water, nesting havens and protective habitat, it’s possible to create a garden brimming with beautiful birds year-round, writes Libby Woodward.