Anyone interested in edible gardening tends to grow vegetables, but have you ever considered growing edible flowers?
Turning your weeds into tea gets rid of them for good while producing an inexpensive and nutritious fertiliser for your garden. Pulling weeds out of your garden is one thing, but disposing of them once out of the soil in…
We know plants need water to grow, but understanding when and how much they need can seem like a mystery only “green thumbs” can solve. We show how you how to make your own wicking bed.
We help you choose the best kind of tomatoes to grow based on for your situation – whether that’s home garden, balcony or farm. When it comes to growing tomatoes, there are so many varieties to choose from and it can…
From the ubiquitous lemon tree in the corner through to a kumquat in a pot on the balcony, citrus has so much to offer home gardeners. We show you how to grow citrus at home.
If you grow your own tomatoes, it’s easy to save your own seed for sowing the following season. Here we show you how to save tomato seeds.
Animals form an integral part of a successful permaculture system, from the ever-popular chicken to the lesser utilised cow. Here we look at three animals that can benefit your permaculture system.
We chat with Good Life Permaculture director, Hannah Moloney, about the key lessons she’s learned throughout her permaculture journey and her best piece of advice for those new to self-reliant living.
We give you the lowdown on setting up an aquaponics system at home.
Think this superfood has had its day? Think again – this green leafy brassica is still a mainstay in thriving vegie gardens.
Put the calendula in your garden to good use with a DIY healing salve. We show you how to make calendula cream.
Feijoa (or pineapple guava) is a hardy, evergreen shrub that bears a delicious juicy fruit perfect for muffins, crumbles and smoothies. We show you how to grow feijoa at home.