Organic Gardening

Crimson Broad Beans

What to plant in April

March 2018

Mid-autumn is a lovely time to plant some seeds for a winter harvest. Check out Justin Russell's April planting guide.

Prom Coast Food Collective

Collective food

March 2018

An innovative enterprise in Victoria is bringing farmer, customer and community together, writes Isabel Kimpton.

seed security at risk

New seed security threat

March 2018

A review of the import of brassica seed is a threat to small farmers, seed suppliers and our nation's food sovereignty, says Justin Russell.

fruit and veg stall

What's on my food?

February 2018

Malcolm McGuire investigates what’s being sprayed on our crops, and some of the worst offenders. 

Tommy toes

Jobs for February

January 2018

Planning a big weekend in the garden? Justin Russell gives a rundown on some of the major gardening jobs for Feb.

Romanesco Broccoli

What to plant in February

January 2018

February is the ideal month to start thinking about cool season planting says Justin Russell.

pickling cucumbers

All bottled up

December 2017

Cucumbers aren't just salad extras. Give them a starring role as pickles. Justin Russell explains. 

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