Friends & Foes in Australian Gardens

BOOK REVIEW PESTS, DISEASES AND BENEFICIALS – Friends and Foes of Australian Gardens. David Hockings AM, March 2014, CSIRO publishing. Paperback, 280 pages. RRP $39.95 PESTS, DISEASES AND BENEFICIALS – Friends and Foes of Australian Gardens is a book for the real bug enthusiast. Not really a coffee table book, unless you enjoy a few…

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Win a composter for your garden or balcony valued at $199

How would you like free fertiliser for your plants forever? Do you like the idea of composting but a compost bin won’t fit on your balcony? Does your compost take forever to break down before it’s ready to use on the garden? Well here’s your chance to win a twin barrel composter that will give…

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Foam Box Gardens

Gardening doesn’t have to be expensive. Some people are put off growing their own veggies because they think the initial outlay of materials will outweigh the cost saving of home grown produce. But there are many ways that you can save if you think creatively. Growing veggies in foam boxes from the green grocer is…

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