Sustainable living

Mown Lawn

Grass clipping fatigue

February 2013

After surviving a second deluge in two years, JUSTIN RUSSELL deals with overgrown lawns, and a flood of grass clippings.

Shelter from the storm

December 2012

JUSTIN RUSSELL reflects on the latest round of climate talks at Doha, and the implications of dangerous global warming for gardeners.

Ancona

Heritage hens

December 2012

When choosing a chook for the backyard, MEGG MILLER recommends resilient, adaptable pure breeds. Plus, her top four Aussie heritage breeds.

Malay hen is on her game

November 2012

A hen from a much-maligned breed is proving a great surrogate mum, SIMON WEBSTER reports.

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