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Climbing Beans

What to plant in October

September 27, 2017

Not sure whether to plant a pumpkin or a pommelo in October? Check out Justin Russell's seasonal spring guide.

kelp forests are havens for sea life

Sending out an SOS

April 7, 2015

The world's oceans are fundamental to human survival but they are also in peril. Is it too late to save our seas? asks DR REESE HALTER.

avocado

'ava go at avocados

November 23, 2015

They may be fussy plants but homegrown avocados will pay you back big time, says JUSTIN RUSSELL.

cosmos

True colours

October 26, 2015

Add colour and aroma to your garden with top-performing flowers, writes KAREN SUTHERLAND.

ripening pineapple

She'll be pineapples

October 15, 2015

The main requirement for growing your own sweet, juicy pineapples is a little patience, writes PHIL DUDMAN.

Steve Marsh loses appeal

Steve Marsh loses appeal

September 4, 2015

Organic farmer, Steve Marsh, loses appeal against court ruling on GM contamination case, SIMON WEBSTER reports.

nesting hen

Off the lay?

August 17, 2015

Chooks laying yet? It’s the question on everyone’s lips as spring approaches, writes JESSAMY MILLER.

plastic shopping bag

Say no to plastic bags

July 23, 2015

Plastic bags are a whale of a problem for the environment, writes SIMON WEBSTER.

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