Gardening

Wed 29 Apr 2020

Florist sees huge influx of customers amid COVID-19

premium_icon Florist sees huge influx of customers amid COVID-19

The Rockhampton business is preparing for its second busiest day of the year, Mother’s Day

Mon 27 Apr 2020

Business blooming after ten-year wait

premium_icon Business blooming after ten-year wait

A decade in the making, Andrew Mead is just starting to reap the benefits from planting hundreds of frangipanis almost 10 years ago.

Sat 25 Apr 2020

Task you can finally get done at home

Task you can finally get done at home

Being stuck in isolation may have you flexing your green thumb but here’s what you need to know before you head out to your local garden centre.

Thu 9 Apr 2020

Capricornia farms benefit from working VISA changes

premium_icon Capricornia farms benefit from working VISA changes

Farmers struggling to muster a workforce during the COVID-19 pandemic will welcome the changes.

Tue 7 Apr 2020

Army found on Bundy farms

premium_icon Army found on Bundy farms

GROWERS have been advised to apply extra caution to their crops, after an exotic pest was detected in Bundaberg.

Mon 6 Apr 2020

Coronavirus not the only medical threat to CQ residents

premium_icon Coronavirus not the only medical threat to CQ residents

While people are focused on the viral threat of COVID-19, they also need to avoid mozzies.

Sat 4 Apr 2020

GARDENING: Autumn provides the perfect conditions for blooms

premium_icon GARDENING: Autumn provides the perfect conditions for blooms

Find out which plants are making a real impact in Central Queensland gardens.

Fri 3 Apr 2020

Strong demand for seedlings in CQ

premium_icon Strong demand for seedlings in CQ

Find out where they’ve managed to maintain a supply of highly prized seedlings in the Rocky region.

Sat 28 Mar 2020

Freak mowing accident leaves man half-deaf

premium_icon Freak mowing accident leaves man half-deaf

‘It was almost like a popping noise inside my ear and the pain was so excruciating’

Sun 22 Mar 2020

Fresh food grown fast at home a remedy for virus blues

premium_icon Fresh food grown fast at home a remedy for virus blues

Old ways can provide positive outcomes and build mental as well as physical health during times of crisis.

Tue 3 Mar 2020

Invasion of the armyworms leaves Brisbane lawns in ruin

premium_icon Invasion of the armyworms leaves Brisbane lawns in ruin

An army of grubby pests have turned a new park on Brisbane’s northside brown, as residents are warned their lawns could be next. SEE WHICH AREAS ARE AT RISK.

Sat 29 Feb 2020

HOT TIPS: How to make pesky mosquitos buzz off

premium_icon HOT TIPS: How to make pesky mosquitos buzz off

You can make a number of changes to beat the mosquito.

Mon 24 Feb 2020

Through the lens: Photographer’s life on rural station

premium_icon Through the lens: Photographer’s life on rural station

AFTER working and living on a rural sheep station, a Bundaberg woman has started her own photography business.

Squatter dope farmers targetting cane paddocks

premium_icon Squatter dope farmers targetting cane paddocks

83-year-old farmer has a problem with a weed of a different kind, with dozens of marijuana plantations

Mon 17 Feb 2020

Photo that has mums freaking out

Photo that has mums freaking out

Aussie blogger and mum-of-seven Constance Hall has mums up in arms over a $530 DIY backyard spa.

Mon 3 Feb 2020

Are you Australia’s next landscape legend?

Are you Australia’s next landscape legend?

TV bosses want to unearth an unknown talent to replace Charlie Albone on Selling Houses Australia — and become a star writer as well.

Thu 23 Jan 2020

Young Bundy entrepreneur expanding lemon myrtle business

premium_icon Young Bundy entrepreneur expanding lemon myrtle business

LEMON myrtle is the ingredient taking Bundaberg by storm and with a new range of products on the horizon, the capabilities of the natural plant are endless.

Tue 21 Jan 2020

Farmer’s tragic tale of fire struggle

premium_icon Farmer’s tragic tale of fire struggle

It’s going to take a lot of work and money to get their devastated lychee farm back online.

Sun 19 Jan 2020

GARDENING: Best shrub sparks discussion

premium_icon GARDENING: Best shrub sparks discussion

The Bully’s gardening columist says blooms highlight good things come in small packages.

Sat 18 Jan 2020

Bonsai is a growing art at Kern Arcade pop-up this weekend

premium_icon Bonsai is a growing art at Kern Arcade pop-up this weekend

Come to the Kern Arcade to see the bonsai exhibition hosted by a trio of local tree-loving enthusiasts

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