Sandy soils, says PENNY WOODWARD, can be challenging for gardeners.
Is your soil afraid of water? JUSTIN RUSSELL shares tips for combatting hydrophobic soil.
PENNY WOODWARD explains biochar and how it can be used.
Healthy soil is the cornerstone of organic gardening. TIM MARSHALL reveals the keys to ensuring your soil is at its bests.
It’s crucial to know the source of manure or mulch you use says PENNY WOODWARD.
As the weather warms up and before soils dry out, PENNY WOODWARD is laying mulch. Why do we mulch and what can we use?
PHIL DUDMAN outlines a simple time-saving technique for improving soil.
Ever heard a gardener talk about something called “tilth” and wondered what on earth they were on about. JUSTIN RUSSELL offers a definition and explains how to create soil that's ready for spring...
In the March/April 2012 issue of Organic Gardener magazine, SIMON WEBSTER investigates how to make a successful brew of compost tea: the essence of organic farming and gardening. Plus he provides...
JUSTIN RUSSELL explains how to make a compost heap from cheap, locally sourced materials.