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Top 10 jobs November 2020
Top 10 jobs in the edible garden

There’s lots to do in the patch at this time of year. Here’s a list of jobs to do now.

Grow a pot of ginger
Grow a pot of ginger

If you love cooking with ginger, you really should grow some. It is easy to grow in pots and makes an attractive, tropical-looking container display up to 1m tall. Here’s how.

Top 10 jobs in October
Top 10 jobs to do now

There’s lots to do in the garden at this time of year. Here’s a list of jobs to do now.

Plant sunflowers with kids
Plant sunflowers with kids

Growing sunflowers is a great way to get the kids outside and into the garden. Begin your sunflower adventure by choosing the variety to grow. Visit a garden centre, or buy seed online, making sure you select from Australian suppliers to avoid any quarantine issues. Your choice will be governed by the available growing space and what you want the plants to do. If space is tight, choose a dwarf cultivar that will be happy in a pot.

Top tips for crunchy carrots
Top tips for crunchy carrots

Carrots are fun to grow and you don’t know quite what you’re going to get until you pull them up! Here’s how to have success with carrots.

Top 10 jobs in September
Top 10 jobs to do now

There’s lots to do in the garden at this time of year. Here’s a list of jobs to do now.

Beekeeping basics
Beekeeping basics

Keeping bees is good for us, good for the planet, and good for bees! Here are some important things to consider before you set up a hive at home.