How to choose the best type of mulch for your garden.

Friday, 7 August 2015

Mulching has become standard practice in the modern garden because it offers so many benefits.

Seed Saving, How To Save Pepper Seeds

Wednesday, 29 April 2015

Saving pepper seeds is not only economical, but just about the easiest of all seeds to save.

This video will show you how to save your pepper seeds.

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12 Tips To Increase Your Vegie Crop Yield

Friday, 27 March 2015

Costa Georgiadis and Indira Naidoo show how you can increase your vegie crop yield with some skilled planning and smart planting.

How to create a no-dig garden

Saturday 11 April, 2015 11 am to 1 pm
Learn how to create a no-dig garden using layers of alternating organic material. Over time the materials break down leaving you with a rich soil great for growing your veggies! This is a practical workshop.

Dig Deeper

Digging deeper

Thursday, 15 January 2015

Here it is – your complete, seasonal gardening manual for sustainable Australian gardens, Dig Deeper!

Education Coordinator – Northey City Farm

Monday, 8 December 2014

Northey Street City Farm (NSCF) is a non-profit community organisation for people of all ages and backgrounds to learn the principles of Permaculture through practical, hands-on experience.They are looking for Education Coordinator to join an enthusiastic, passionate group of people to work on one of Australia’s largest city farms; a certified Organic Permaculture site on 6 acres, established kitchen and market gardens as well as orchards and wood-lot, plus Brisbane’s only Organic Sunday Markets.

Location: Brisbane & Gold Coast.
Working hours: Part Time.
Salary: $24.23 per hour, plus entitlements.
Applications close: Monday, 5 January, 2015.
Click here for more info.


Preparing for Hot Days

Monday, 1 December 2014

Summer has arrived! Help your garden to thrive through the hottest days with these tips.


Hot new garden products

Thursday, 13 November 2014

We've sourced the hottest new garden plants, seeds, and products this season to keep your garden in tip top shape.

Tips for your haven

Thursday, 6 November 2014

Green Lifestyle's editor Caitlin Howlett lets you know what you can look forward to over the next month on our site; the best advice in home, garden, & style!


Raised garden beds for renters

Wednesday, 5 November 2014

Renter Chris Godden was restricted in how much of his backyard he could plant until he had the idea of growing vegies in raised beds.

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