Compost & soil

Testing the quality of the soil

Good soil health on the cards

Thu, 02/12/2010 - 2:41pm

A coathanger and a piece of fencing wire are among the tools used in this clever soil testing kit, reports SIMON WEBSTER.

Free compost and mulch

Tue, 01/06/2010 - 1:27pm

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...

soils ain't soils

Soils ain't soils

Mon, 15/03/2010 - 2:42pm

If you’re setting up a new garden and thinking of trucking in a load of ‘organic soil blend’ from your local landscape yard, beware… some blends being sold are complete rubbish. PHIL DUDMAN...

Marvelous Manure

Wed, 17/02/2010 - 12:31pm

Find out about types of manures and how they work.Video Highlights from Gardening Australia, ABC TV. ABC1 Saturday at 6.30pm. www.abc.net.au/gardening

Easy Compost Bin

Wed, 17/02/2010 - 12:07pm

Watch how to build a compost bin especially for garden waste.Video Highlights from Gardening Australia, ABC TV. ABC1 Saturday at 6.30pm and Sunday at 1.00pm.  www.abc.net.au/gardening

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