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All The Dirt Gardening, Sustainability and Food

Oct 20, 2017

Bob Hunter, president of the Cactus and Succulent Society of WA, talks to Steve Wood and Deryn Thorpe about succulent and cactus varieties and shares the secrets of his potting mix and cactus shadehouses.


Oct 9, 2017

Horticultural therapy is using plants and gardening to promote healthy bodies and minds.

Practitioners Glenice Batchelor and Jeanette Penklis talk with Steve Wood and Deryn Thorpe about how we can use our gardens to heal.


Oct 2, 2017

Scientists are beginning to understand that plants have abilities that we've only ever associated with animals. They can learn, have memory and decision making capabilities.

Steve Wood and Deryn Thorpe discuss the latest research with scientist Monica Gagliano, a Research Associate Professor in Evolutionary Ecology...


Sep 22, 2017

Steve Wood and Deryn Thorpe discuss ways to save money in the garden like taking cuttings and making your own compost.


Sep 15, 2017

It's spring and Steve and Deryn discuss what should be planted in the veggie patch now.

Listen in to find out tips for planting tomatoes, including their favourite varieties as well as how to get the most out of your, sweetcorn, zucchini, eggplant, Ceylon spinach, capsicum and chillies.