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Cocozelle Zucchinis

Gardening jobs for November

Mon, 30/10/2017 - 6:59pm

With the weather heating up read Justin Russell's tips for resilient gardening this month.

Zucchini are a fast growing summer crop

Starting a vegie garden

Mon, 30/10/2017 - 10:40am

It's not too late, says Penny Woodward, to plant vegies for summer harvesting.


Jobs for October

Wed, 27/09/2017 - 10:00am

With an early spring giving way to summer in some parts of Oz, Justin Russell suggests jobs to help your garden cope.

Spreading mulch

Create a slug barrier

Sun, 17/09/2017 - 2:44pm

Peter Cundall first suggested this method of pear and cherry slug control, writes Penny Woodward. 


Eggplant harvest

Eggplants aplenty!

Thu, 14/09/2017 - 12:00am

Justin Russell investigates the best eggplant varieties for your garden plus growing, harvesting and storage advice.

Coffee cherries ripe for picking

Coffee harvesting and processing

Wed, 13/09/2017 - 4:05pm

In the Nov/Dec 2017 issue of Organic Gardener Simon Webster has written about growing your own coffee. Here he explores harvesting and processing.

Late Winter Veg

Gardening jobs for August

Mon, 31/07/2017 - 8:00am

Got the late winter blues? Justin Russell has plenty of ideas to get you outside in your garden.