Solving Problems

Pumpkin and flower

Pollinating pumpkins

January 25, 2017

Help your pumpkins along with these easy pollination tips from PENNY WOODWARD.

Qld Fruit Fly

Gardening jobs for January

December 19, 2016

Join JUSTIN RUSSELL in 2017 for seasonal gardening tips to keep your patch thriving.

Paralysis tick

Itchy and scratchy

November 2, 2016

'Tis the season for mozzies and ticks. Try these helpful plants to take the sting out of their bite, writes PENNY WOODWARD.

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.

Saturated Soil

Restoring sodden soil

September 16, 2016

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

zinnias

December gardening jobs

November 21, 2016

Time in the garden can be hard to find during the silly season. Try JUSTIN RUSSELL's tips for quick garden jobs this December. 

Houseleek

Garden luck

July 15, 2016

Need a little luck in your life? asks PENNY WOODWARD

 

food is free Ballarat

Food is free!

March 14, 2016

The Victorian city of Ballarat is doing its bit for the food-share movement, writes JESSAMY MILLER.

Make your own pyrethrum

February 3, 2016

In the March/April 2016 issue of Organic Gardener Penny Woodward writes about pyrethrum as a natural pest control. Here is her explanation of how to make your own pyrethrum spray.

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