December In The Vegie Patch

Gardens go up a gear in December – plants, seeds, weeds, pests – everything starts to zoom along in the heat. Keep your crops in peak health and epidemics at […]

How to Grow Tomatoes

It’s entirely possible to grow abundant tomatoes without artificial tomato food, or tricky fertiliser brews. Today I’m running you through my very simple, tomato growing strategies. Each strategy is a […]

How to Prune Cucumbers + Melons

For best health, plus the joy of a small footprint, grow vining small fruit cucurbits (melons, cucumbers, small squash) up strings or frames rather than along the ground. Pruning them […]

How to Prune Tomatoes, Peppers + Aubergines

A single leader tomato is a very fine thing.  Easy to support. Easy to pick. Easy to spot pests. Easy to spray. But most important of all in my high […]