'Tis the season for mozzies and ticks. Try these helpful plants to take the sting out of their bite, writes PENNY WOODWARD.
PENNY WOODWARD says it is good to look after most of the fungi growing in your garden.
Times are tough for honey bees says PENNY WOODWARD.
In the Nov/Dec 2013 issue of Organic Gardener, there is an article by SIMON WEBSTER on organic wine which pointed to more information on wine pesticide residues. Here it is:
Gardeners can become ﬁxated on maximising productive space, but having a wild patch in the garden can bring many beneﬁts, from pollination to pest control, writes JERRY COLEBY-WILLIAMS.
In the Sept-Oct issue of Organic Gardener magazine, in Natural Solutions, we referred to a full list of beneficial insect-attracting plants grown by JERRY COLEBY-WILLIAMS at his home...
JUSTIN RUSSELL writes that wildlife is an essential element of an organic garden, and birds in particular can play an important role in helping to control pests.
JUSTIN RUSSELL notices a lack of honey bees in his garden, and suggests a course of action to help local bee colonies thrive.
A book calls on pest fighters to take a new approach, reports SIMON WEBSTER.
Giant red tentacles scare SIMON WEBSTER.