soil

Worms help the soil

Worm warriors

May 29, 2015

Diverse soil communities can limit the effects of climate change, explains PENNY WOODWARD.

Free compost and mulch

June 1, 2010

Some people like to grow their own… others enjoy scouring the suburbs for whatever they can get their hands on. PHIL DUDMAN explores some of the free sources of organic matter… what you can grow and what you can scrounge.

soils ain't soils

Soils ain't soils

March 15, 2010

If you’re setting up a new garden and thinking of trucking in a load of ‘organic soil blend’ from your local landscape yard, beware… some blends being sold are complete rubbish. PHIL DUDMAN explains.