Articles by Justin Russell

Autumn Light

Gardening jobs for April

March 29, 2018

With its golden light and pleasant working conditions, autumn is a magical time of the year to be gardener, says Justin Russell. 

seed security at risk

New seed security threat

March 19, 2018

A review of the import of brassica seed is a threat to small farmers, seed suppliers and our nation's food sovereignty, says Justin Russell.

Green Manure

Gardening jobs for March

March 1, 2018

Justin Russell reckons it's time to take advantage of pleasant autumn weather and get stuck into gardening jobs.

Green sprouting broccoli

Bountiful broccoli

February 8, 2018

Broccoli isn't just a one-head wonder, you can encourage multiple harvests of delicious side shoots. Justin Russell shows you how. 

Tommy toes

Jobs for February

January 31, 2018

Planning a big weekend in the garden? Justin Russell gives a rundown on some of the major gardening jobs for Feb.

Romanesco Broccoli

What to plant in February

January 31, 2018

February is the ideal month to start thinking about cool season planting says Justin Russell.

Qld Fruit Fly

Gardening jobs for January

January 16, 2018

Join Justin Russell in 2018 for seasonal gardening tips to keep your patch thriving.

Soil Blocks

What to plant in January

January 6, 2018

Summer rain has Justin Russell gearing up for a big January planting effort. Check out his tips for your garden this month.

pickling cucumbers

All bottled up

December 14, 2017

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

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