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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.

Worm liquid is a relatively easy-to-produce home-made liquid fertiliser.

Liquid gold

January 22, 2018

Penny Woodward investigates the expanding range of liquid fertilisers, from seaweed extracts to manure teas.

Qld Fruit Fly

Gardening jobs for January

January 16, 2018

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

A developing tomato

Doing the tomato shake

January 8, 2018

Shake your tomato flowers to help with pollination and set fruit, writes Penny Woodward.

Peter Cundall and fruit trees

On fruit patrol

December 14, 2017

There can be some nasty pests and diseases in the summer orchard.
Try Peter Cundall's trusted control methods.

pickling cucumbers

All bottled up

December 14, 2017

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

Sweetcorn

December gardening jobs

December 4, 2017

When you're not watching cricket or sipping chilled beverages, tackle Justin Russell's must-do jobs.

Zucchini are a fast growing summer crop

Starting a vegie garden

October 30, 2017

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

Mulching

Jobs for October

September 27, 2017

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

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