What to harvest now


An abundance of blackberries

January 2015

An epic blackberry crop has JUSTIN RUSSELL convinced that growing your own food is about abundance, not scarcity.

sowing melon seed

Plant a seed

October 2014

Get inspired by the new issue of Organic Gardener magazine with our special 'Seeds' feature, says STEVE PAYNE.

Garlic freshly harvested

Harvesting garlic

September 2014

How do you know when to harvest your garlic? asks PENNY WOODWARD.

Red Onions

Harvest notes: Mar-Apr

February 2014

Capsicum, Onion, Pineapple and Sweet potato wiil soon be ready to harvest.


Harvest notes: Jan-Feb

February 2014

Cucumber, Eggplant, Plum and Pumpkin wiil be ready to harvest in summer.

Putting the cole in slaw

December 2013

Cabbages in December? Too right! JUSTIN RUSSELL gives tips for growing late brassicas and shares a delicious coleslaw recipe.

Lucious golden corn

Summer bounty

December 2013

The latest issue of our magazine is bursting with inspiration for summer, writes Editor STEVE PAYNE.

Heirloom Beetroot

Rockin' the beets

November 2013

With an abundance of beetroot being harvested from his patch, JUSTIN RUSSELL shares a favourite recipe - roasted beetroot salad.

Southern Glen Garlic

Garlic harvest begins

October 2013

Much to his neighbours suprise, JUSTIN RUSSELL starts harvesting the first of his garlic bulbs. Check out his tips on knowing when the time’s right.