Animals & Insects

Chive Divisions

Gardening jobs for May

May 2017

Autumn is nearly over, and winter is nipping at its heels. Here’s Justin Russell’s list of jobs to do.

Natural honeycomb showing brood, pollen and capped honey

All abuzz

April 2017

Kirsten Bradley shares her sweet secrets of success for keeping bees.

rooster

Something to crow about

January 2017

It's the Year of the Rooster. Clearly there’s no better time to discuss the king of the fowl yard, says JESSAMY MILLER.

Graceful tree frog

Creating a frog utopia

December 2016

Leap into 2017 and the wonderful world of frogs and water-loving insects, writes LEONIE SHANAHAN.

Incubator-hatched chickens

Egg-cellent incubating

November 2016

Want to try your hand at incubating chickens? Chook aficionado Jessamy Miller tells us how.

Exclusion Bagging

How to control fruit fly

October 2016

JUSTIN RUSSELL suggests ways to keep destructive fruit fly at bay so you can enjoy your organically grown fruit.

kelp forests are havens for sea life

Sending out an SOS

April 2015

The world's oceans are fundamental to human survival but they are also in peril. Is it too late to save our seas? asks DR REESE HALTER.

Hen health checklist

March 2019

Observation is the key to success not only in your garden but for keeping your chooks healthy, writes Jessamy Miller.

 

 

 

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