Pests, Diseases & Weeds

Edible dandelion

A few favourite weeds

May 14, 2017

Penny Woodward shares the hidden benefits of some of her favourite garden weeds.

Exclusion Bagging

How to control fruit fly

October 24, 2016

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

Fruit Fly Protection

Weekend jobs in Spring

October 5, 2015

Got anything planned for the long weekend? JUSTIN RUSSELL says scrap 'em, and spend the weekend enjoying three straight days of gardening bliss instead. 

Birdhouse and Blossom

Gardening jobs for September

September 1, 2015

JUSTIN RUSSELL says use the fleeting season to get chores done ahead of what's likely to be a long, hot summer.

Winter Washing Fruit Trees

Gardening jobs for August

July 29, 2015

Longing to escape the house and get stuck into some proper winter gardening? Check out JUSTIN RUSSELL's tips for August.

Citrus gall wasp swelling

Citrus gall wasp

July 13, 2015

PENNY WOODWARD explains the ins and outs of a citrus gall wasp’s lifecycle and what you can do to control them.

Crop Spraying

Glyphosate linked to cancer

March 27, 2015

The World Health Organisation's cancer agency describes glyphosate as a probable carcinogen, JUSTIN RUSSELL reports.

 

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