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Phil Dudman pruning a peach tree

Peachy keen

January 2016

It's time to prune peach and nectarine trees, writes PHIL DUDMAN. Check out his step-by-step guide.

Nectarine Pruning

What to do in January

January 2016

A whiff of optimism in the air is inspiring JUSTIN RUSSELL to get stuck into the pruning and weeding.

Black Pearl Chilli

What to plant in January

January 2016

With his vegie patch in a miserable state, JUSTIN RUSSELL gets excited about January planting.

Madelaine Scott triple j 25 under 25 winner organic egg farmer

A good egg

December 2015

Organic egg farmer and triple j 25 under 25 legend, MADELAINE SCOTT, shares her tips for quality egg production.

Kohlrabi

Kohlrabi and friends

December 2015

It’s time for the bulbous globes of kohlrabi to shine, with its siblings swede and turnip, writes PETER CUNDALL.

Poultry show winner

Best in show

October 2015

JESSAMY MILLER says poultry shows are not only for the birds. 

Alice Waters and Rebecca Sullivan

Eat your words

October 2015

'Granny skills' enthusiast REBECCA SULLIVAN plots a food revolution with the legendary Alice Waters.

Fruit Fly Protection

Weekend jobs in Spring

October 2015

Got anything planned for the long weekend? JUSTIN RUSSELL says scrap 'em, and spend the weekend enjoying three straight days of gardening bliss instead. 

Climbing Beans

What to plant in October

September 2015

October is a funny old month. In many climate zones, it feels like October has said goodbye to spring but hasn't quite embraced summer. Not to worry, No matter where you garden, JUSTIN RUSSELL says it's time to get cracking. Check out his tips for what you can plant this month. 

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