Organic life

Banksia Rose Wisteria

Welcome to Spring

Fri, 02/09/2011 - 10:07am

Some reality TV shows would have you believe that gardening is little more than a way to increase the value of your property or a means of keeping up with Joneses. JUSTIN RUSSELL takes a hatchet...

Wildlife atlas lives up to billing

Fri, 12/08/2011 - 1:47pm

The Atlas of Living Australia tells you all about what's crawling, flying and growing in your neighbourhood, writes SIMON WEBSTER.

Backlit Vegies

Land: The Source of True Wealth

Thu, 11/08/2011 - 1:37pm

In the midst of a world econony that appears to be tanking, JUSTIN RUSSELL gets back in touch with the land.

Joe (far left) and Antonia (far right) with four of their sons and three apprentices.

Milk in the veins

Tue, 02/08/2011 - 10:49am

Elgaar Farm is a pioneering family dairy and cropping farm that has been paving the way in organic and sustainable practices for almost 25 years. HELEN CUSHING visits this Tasmanian treasure.

Vegie grower avoids jail

Mon, 18/07/2011 - 11:32am

Media attention and public outrage means gardener won’t go to prison after all, reports SIMON WEBSTER.

Namyangju Organic Museum

Korea opens organic museum

Wed, 06/07/2011 - 3:41pm

At last, there’s a museum that takes vegie growing seriously, reports SIMON WEBSTER. 

Dirty Dozen list isn't dinky-di

Fri, 24/06/2011 - 4:16pm

Australians shouldn’t read too much into pesticide residue figures from the US, reports SIMON WEBSTER.