Community

Living thoughtfully: Matt and Lentil

How to grow, cook, preserve, trade and live well.

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Lifestyle

The community garden

As cities grow bigger and living spaces get smaller, connecting with the land is more important than

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Community

Can urban greening make us happier and healthier?

How can more city-greenery improve our lives? Professor Richard Fuller explains.

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Lifestyle

The best way to plant seedlings

Get seedlings off to the best start with hot tips from Stephanie Alexander’s Garden Kitchen.

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Community

Community Rules

Let’s start at the very beginning. What is a community?

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Community

Milkwood

Hands-on workshops in the city and the country that reshape our relationship with the natural world

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Lifestyle

How to make a rain gauge for the garden

Take your gardening to the next level with this simple, kid-friendly weather project.

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Lifestyle

Autumn kitchen garden guide

Love autumn produce? Here are some hints for planting and harvesting this autumn.

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Lifestyle

How to make chilli strings

Do your kids love being involved in the kitchen? Try making chilli strings!

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Lifestyle

How to grow a better garden

Grow your skills as well as your garden, with helpful advice from a green-thumbed horticulturist.

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Lifestyle

Why we should grow our own food

A word from Herbert Peabody, the much-loved farmer in Bianca Ross’s lovely children’s book series.

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Community

Learning to love good food

The Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program reaches 800 schools

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Community

Growing food with kids

Juicy tomatoes, fragrant herbs… a home garden is a great way to get kids engaged with healthy food.

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Community

Stephanie Alexander: Healthy food, healthy kids

Stephanie Alexander shares her insights into getting kids excited about healthy food.

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Lifestyle

Summer planting guide

What the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Foundation suggests planting and harvesting this summer

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Lifestyle

How to grow your own antioxidant garden

Eden Gardens shows us how to make your garden blossom with antioxidant-rich fruits and vegetables

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Community

Gardening inspiration

Love getting your hands dirty in the garden? Let these gems of wisdom inspire you.

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Community

Mastering the veggie patch

The Little Veggie Patch Co. are back with an even simpler way to approach edible gardening.

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Community

5 beginner growing tips

We asked CERES nursery manager Laurel Coad how to get started in the garden.

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Lifestyle

Winter activities for the kitchen and garden

Cooking and gardening – two nourishing, satisfying winter activities for you and the kids

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Community

Herbert Peabody: An educational adventure

This book uses the enchanting tale of Herbert Peabody to teach children where their food comes from.

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Lifestyle

How to grow your own food

Masterchef winner Emma Dean shares her best advice for starting a thriving kitchen garden.

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Community

Winter cooking with Emma Dean

For Emma Dean, food is best when you have a real connection with it, from garden to table.

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In Brief

Ripe near me

A local produce-sharing website connects foodies with local backyard farmers.

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In Brief

Out in the kitchen garden

500 schools around Australia are participating in the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program.

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Community

Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show

Experience the blooming colours of Melbourne this 26-30 March at Carlton Gardens.

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Lifestyle

Autumn planting guide

The rewards may take longer, but the results are just as delicious.

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Community

Getting started with growing

These local growers share some advice for getting your veggie patch thriving.

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In Brief

Introducing The Little Veggie Patch Co Club

Like getting your hands dirty in the garden? Join a new online community devoted to gardening.

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Guides

A mini guide to springtime planting

The Veggie Patch Co.’s Mat Pember gives our green thumb a helping hand.

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Lifestyle

Dig deep this summer and start cultivating your own veggie patch

You’ll have a green thumb in no time with these no brainer gardening tips.

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Guides

V is for veggie patch

Where would your winter heart be without the veggie patch?

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Community

Kitchen Cabinet Gatherings

How you can join the Stephanie Alexander’s Kitchen Garden Program community.

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In Brief

How to grow food in small spaces

No space is too small to grow fresh produce.

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