Soil & Compost

Garden Bed Preparation

Gardening jobs for July

July 1, 2017

Justin Russell discovers a new found love for July and suggests some warming winter gardening action.

Gardening jobs for June

May 24, 2017

Frost can be a mainstay of winter. Check out Justin Russell's seasonal tips for cold-weather calamities.

Chive Divisions

Gardening jobs for May

May 4, 2017

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

Dividing Chives

Garden jobs for March

February 22, 2017

March is no time to rest on your laurels, says JUSTIN RUSSELL. Read his tips for autumn gardening.

choko + raised garden bed

Keeping your vegies safe

January 17, 2017

The risk of contaminated soils may change the way we need to garden and live, writes EMMA BOWEN.

Saturated Soil

Restoring sodden soil

September 16, 2016

JUSTIN RUSSELL explores some gentle techniques to help restore your wet, wet, wet soil.

Bean Trio

February garden jobs

February 1, 2017

Gardening is a happiness booster, says JUSTIN RUSSELL. Check out his February tips.

Seed Packets

Spring seed sowing 101

August 26, 2016

Confused about which seed to sow where? Not sure which potting mix to use? JUSTIN RUSSELL has you covered.

Wonderful worms

Wonderful worms

August 1, 2016

Recycling kitchen scraps through a worm farm provides valuable worm castings and juice to improve garden soil and plant growth, writes Jessamy Miller.

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