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A developing tomato

Doing the tomato shake

January 8, 2018

Shake your tomato flowers to help with pollination and set fruit, writes Penny Woodward.

Peter Cundall and fruit trees

On fruit patrol

December 14, 2017

There can be some nasty pests and diseases in the summer orchard.
Try Peter Cundall's trusted control methods.

pickling cucumbers

All bottled up

December 14, 2017

Cucumbers aren't just salad extras. Give them a starring role as pickles. Justin Russell explains. 

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.

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