Wollemi pines were around at the time of the dinosaurs. Fancy growing one in your own backyard? Enter our competition to win a Wollemi pine worth $169. Competition closes August 16.
It’s all things Patch this month, with a 26-page vegie-growing special. Raised beds, compost, crop protection, what to plant, and how to grow more of it… plus your usual array of fabulous plants and seasonal advice!
Raised vegie beds
Timber, steel, ready-made, flat pack, wicking, DIY… There are heaps of ways to set up raised beds in the patch, and this story shows you around some great choices.
10 ways to grow more food
Who doesn’t want more of a good thing? Learn how to maximise production of those yummy home-grown vegies in whatever sized space you have.
Here’s all you need to know about converting organic materials into ‘nature’s gold’, from choosing bins, bays or barrels, to balancing moisture content and aerating the pile.