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Sweetcorn

December gardening jobs

December 4, 2017

When you're not watching cricket or sipping chilled beverages, tackle Justin Russell's must-do jobs.

Zucchini are a fast growing summer crop

Starting a vegie garden

October 30, 2017

It's not too late, says Penny Woodward, to plant vegies for summer harvesting.

Mulching

Jobs for October

September 27, 2017

With an early spring giving way to summer in some parts of Oz, Justin Russell suggests jobs to help your garden cope.

Spreading mulch

Create a slug barrier

September 17, 2017

Peter Cundall first suggested this method of pear and cherry slug control, writes Penny Woodward. 

 

Eggplant harvest

Eggplants aplenty!

September 14, 2017

Justin Russell investigates the best eggplant varieties for your garden plus growing, harvesting and storage advice.

Coffee cherries ripe for picking

Coffee harvesting and processing

September 13, 2017

In the Nov/Dec 2017 issue of Organic Gardener Simon Webster has written about growing your own coffee. Here he explores harvesting and processing.

Garden Bed Preparation

Gardening jobs for July

July 1, 2017

Justin Russell discovers a new found love for July and suggests some warming winter gardening action.

Removing suckers

Tidying your trees

June 14, 2017

Grab your secateurs. Now's the time to tidy up your trees, says Penny Woodward.

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