Articles by Organic Gardener

Creating a wicking bed

July 26, 2016

Spring is almost sprung so now’s the perfect time to make a wicking bed to keep your plants well watered.

students at Riverina TAFE

The language of growing

June 20, 2016

A unique educational program is helping new refugees learn permaculture and English language skills, writes KYLIE McGREGOR.

feedlot cows

The meat debate

March 2, 2016

DAVID HOLMGREN, MARC LLEWELLYN and PAUL WEST contemplate the omnivore's dilemna. 

Make your own pyrethrum

February 3, 2016

In the March/April 2016 issue of Organic Gardener Penny Woodward writes about pyrethrum as a natural pest control. Here is her explanation of how to make your own pyrethrum spray.

The CSIRO’s Newcastle solar thermal station

Renewable energy breakthroughs

January 25, 2016

Dr. REESE HALTER reveals some of the technological, social and farming

breakthroughs that will help reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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