Ecological gardening


Fish & food

Tuesday, 8 July 2014

A mini-aquaponics system, this kit hosts a healthy symbiotic relationship between your indoor plants and fish.


Growing seedlings indoors

Tuesday, 27 August 2013

Want to kickstart your summer vegie plants this year? Get them in the ground early by starting seedlings in the warmth of indoors right now.

Green manure clover

The great soil nourishers

Tuesday, 9 July 2013

Heard the words 'green manure' floating around every time winter rolls around, but not sure what it is or how to use it in the garden? We explore their use as an essential cornerstone in a sustainable vegie patch.


Crawling critters

Tuesday, 22 January 2013

In our fight against vegie garden pests, it’s essential to know which are beneficial and which are detrimental. Here’s your guide to the good guys and the bad guys.


3 of the best: alternative fertilisers

Tuesday, 23 October 2012

Now is the perfect time to get in the garden – so here’s three of our favourite natural fertilisers to make your garden thrive!


How to: make a bug box

Monday, 13 August 2012

True garden lovers know that not all insects are bad, and in fact many bugs eat the plant killers. Here’s an easy way to build a snug home to attract beneficial insects to your garden.


Making healthy soil

Tuesday, 3 July 2012

Soil scientist Alisa Bryce muses on what’s below, and shares her tips for managing your own healthy soil.


Lady killers

Monday, 27 February 2012

The ladybug is a natural predator that’s a welcome helper in any garden.

ecological gardening

Gardens that grow themselves

Tuesday, 31 August 2010

Think growing vegies requires lots of time and hard work? Well think again! Try the ecological gardening technique for an effortless vegie patch...

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