How to sun map your garden — to help veggies and fruit trees thrive

Sun mapping is crucial for deciding a garden layout because edible plants need sunlight to grow — the more of it, the better. Here's how to DIY your map.

Urban permaculture gardening column for ABC Everyday

I write a regular column for ABC Everyday on permaculture and organic gardening in small urban spaces. Here you can browse my story archive.

5 autumn jobs to help your permaculture garden thrive

Here are 5 autumn garden jobs to prioritise as the days grow cooler, to help ensure your permaculture patch continues pumping out food over winter.

How I created a mini urban food forest in my small Adelaide backyard

As our cities become increasingly urbanised, planting a mini food forest is a simple way to grow low-maintenance healthy local food. Here's how I made mine.

How green manure can help you grow a permaculture food forest

Green manures are an easy way to build great soil for veggies or fruit trees, at low cost. And it doesn't actually involve any animal manure at all.

Where’s the best place to start with sustainable home renovations?

Here's the #1 question to ask yourself when considering sustainable home renovations, which will help you decide where to start and what you should change.

Cheap chicken feed ideas: how to feed your flock without breaking the bank

Here's how to save money on chicken feed while enriching your hen's lives, training your flock to be friendlier & producing better-tasting eggs.

#DiversifyYourFeed — 40 Instagram accounts on climate justice, permaculture & local food

Diversify your feed and step outside of your own echo chamber — here's a list of 40 excellent Instagram accounts to start following.

2022-06-07T17:39:00+09:30November 19th, 2021|climate action, permaculture, regenerative farming|0 Comments

How to grow great veggies: top tips from two South Australian market gardeners

Two ace local farmers share must-know advice on how to grow excellent organic food in Adelaide's tough conditions.

2024-05-20T12:41:55+09:30July 6th, 2021|food, homegrown, organic gardening, permaculture|2 Comments

Best organic fertilisers to supercharge your veggie patch

Feeding the soil is your number one job as a veggie gardener. Here's the best organic fertilisers to use for growing nutritious and healthy produce.