30th November 2016
.PDF article listing some things to do in a food garden in December
25th November 2016
Minor update of this page, includes two new illustrations on how corn is pollinated.
23rd November 2016
.PDF article comparing the main mulches that are available.
18th November 2016
Update of webpage explaining how to grow corn in a raised bed. Includes a new photo and illustration.
16th November 2016
.PDF article describing how to grow corn in a raised bed.
2nd November 2016
.PDF article that explains how to grow tomatoes using the horizontal trellis method.
26th October 2016
.PDF article that explains how to build a brick mound to grow pumpkins on.
19th October 2016
.PDF article that gives advice on which vegetables do best planted as seedlings and which as seeds.
12th October 2016
.PDF article explaining my method of planting potatoes that doesn't require measuring with a tape or follow-up hilling after the potatoes have been planted.
5th October 2016
.PDF article that describes how to know when to plant different vegetables in spring based on soil temperature.
28th September 2016
.PDF article that looks at three types of temporary shelters to protect frost sensitive seedlings in early spring.
23rd September 2016
Gives details of a garden talk that I will be running at my garden in Ballarat on Saturday 5th November.
21st September 2016
Looks at the merits of raised vegetable garden beds and the the various design options available to help you choose the right type of raised bed.
31st August 2016
The second of a two part article on planting lettuces in late winter.
24th August 2016
First of a two part article on planting lettuces in late winter
19th August 2016
New section on vegetable crop rotation added.