Issue 124 -- March/April 2021

Garlic

Garlic in your garden

March 2021

Homegrown garlic tastes dramatically better than any you can buy in your local supermarket, so why not grow it yourself! 

Finding fungi in the wild

March 2021

Foraging for mushrooms is a fun activity in the autumn months when rainfall is high. You can read a detailed article on foraging by Helen McKerral in OG Issue 124. You can also go on a guided tour/workshop -- we've listed a few below.

Vegie beds at Buena Vista farm.

Crop rotation

March 2021

 Justin Russell says it's good to have a crop rotation plan in place to avoid pest and disease build up – here's some basics.

'Purple Dragon' variety of carrot.

Colourful carrots

March 2021

There are so many different types of carrot you can grow in your garden, many of them vibrantly coloured heirloom varieties.