Inside our latest magazine…

Buy your copy nowStroll through Mickey Robertson’s dreamy kitchen garden. Discover the secrets to growing and cooking artichokes with Annabel Langbein. Plus much, much more. Out now!

New products from Organic Gardener

Here are some new products from Organic Gardener. Gardening gloves for women and men, in a range of stunning colours and patterns. And kneeling pads, to make your work in the garden easier and more comfortable. Now available!

Subscribe to Organic Gardener magazine

Subscribe now and get seven issues of Organic Gardener each year for just $49.95. Plus this month - a chance to win a Farmhouse Direct hamper worth $160.

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Pekin hen and chicks

Starting out with chooks

There are many benefits to keeping chooks but be warned, says JESSAMY MILLER, they can be addictive. 

Coriander leaves

Crazy for coriander

PENNY WOODWARD says versatile coriander deserves a place in every garden.

Tree onion bulbs and bulbils

Walking onions

An onion that walks accross the garden, how can that be? asks PENNY WOODWARD

sick chook

Sick chooks

JESSAMY MILLER explains how to care for a sick or injured chook.

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full moon rising

Full moon rising

You asked for it, so here is the 2015-16 moon planting chart, available to download free, with explanatory text by Lyn Bagnall.


Raising seeds

PHIL DUDMAN says it's never too late to sow some seeds. Check out his Seed Sowing Guide available to download.

Planting guides

Our simple planting guides will help you find out what plants grow best in
your region and when to plant them.

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Frankie, Noah and Aurelia Gordon with Rosie the Araucana chicken

Patch from Scratch   Pictures, plans and more from the Gordon’s makeover.


How to…

Pests & Diseases

Sustainable living

Latest videos


Backyard chickens

Check out the chook palace in the Patch from Scratch garden and see Alex and Costa as they release the chooks! in this episode of ABC TV Gardening Australia.


Safe soil

How safe is your soil? Professor Mark Taylor from Macquarie University's VegeSafe program tests the soil in the Patch from Scratch garden in this epidode of ABC TV Gardening Australia.


Garlic varieties

Learn about different garlic varieties to grow now with our horticultural editor and garlic guru, Penny Woodward in this video from ABC TV Gardening Australia.

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