In the March/April 2016 issue of Organic Gardener Penny Woodward writes about pyrethrum as a natural pest control. Here is her explanation of how to make your own pyrethrum spray.
Fight whitefly with home-made sticky traps, writes HELEN MCKERRAL.
PENNY WOODWARD explains how to keep these slimy critters away.
PENNY WOODWARD explains the ins and outs of a citrus gall wasp’s lifecycle and what you can do to control them.
PENNY WOODWARD asks how safe are our ‘safe’ insecticides?
Pennyroyal, says PENNY WOODWARD, helps to control ants and other pests.
Keep your eyes open for this nasty surprise says PENNY WOODWARD
Fruit rots are the curse of organic pawpaw growing. PHIL DUDMAN suggests some simple organic controls and cures.
JUSTIN RUSSELL gives the low down on the fungal disease brown rot, and suggests some simple control measures.
JUSTIN RUSSELL spends an afternoon using the exclusion technique to protect his fruit trees from marauding pests.