Bird baths are more than just ornamental splash pools. They're also a site where animals socialise and intense rivalries play out. And bird bath design, location and cleanliness can have a big impact.
Spring has sprung and gardens are flush with growth. Can this annual spike in plant activity tell us anything about climate change?
Bill Mollison co-created permaculture - an ambitious alternative to industrial agriculture.
When working with garden chemicals, always make sure you are wearing gloves. Apply sprays and dusts downwind and wear goggles if necessary. Always follow the directions.
Soil is more than just dirt. It's a complex ecosystem and if it's healthy your plants will be happier.
Whether you live in an urban apartment or a rural homestead, your outdoor area is more than just a private space. It's a thriving ecosystem.
A growing body of research literature suggests time spent gardening is as good for the gardener as it is for the garden.