Organic life

Life Lessons

July 2012

PETER CUNDALL reflects on his lifelong journey of learning about organic gardening.

As a child during the Great Depression of the 1930s, I grew vegetables organically, but didn’t know it. In those days, few people knew what organics was all about anyway. And artificial fertilisers and poisonous sprays were unaffordable, so my little patch remained pure.

Granny Smith apples

If you can't beat 'em...

June 2012

JUSTIN RUSSELL's apple trees have finished fruiting for the season, so he turns to a Stanthorpe orchardist to get an apple fix into winter.

ClimateDogs

Climate going to the dogs

April 2012

Weather jargon driving you barking mad? SIMON WEBSTER provides some explanations to chew on.

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