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Apple Tree Pruning

Apple Tree Pruning

It’s time! Winter is a great time to prune certain fruit trees and apples quite fancy a winter prune. Our top tips for pruning your fruit tree are: Remove dead and diseased bits of your tree. One of the most important things you are doing for your tree is removing parts that it is sending… View more

How to Plant Garlic

How to Plant Garlic

Are you ready to plant your garlic for the season?You’re not too late. It’s a great time of year to get your bulbs in the ground. We have just created an easy to follow, Pip-style “How to Plant Garlic” video and we are ready to share it with you. Want more on Garlic?Check out Issue 7… View more

Cucumber Pickles

Cucumber Pickles

As cucumber season peaks in our parts, Pip Mag’s own Advertising Manager extraordinaire Peta-Pippa Picked a Peck of Pickles and came up with this delicious recipe for cucumber pickles for you to twist your tongue around. Salting overnight helps these cucumber pickles keep their crunch, making them extra delicious. 7 cucumber large 2 onion large 5 cup white… View more

Harvesting Potatoes

Harvesting Potatoes

Harvesting potatoes (and our hot tips for storing potatoes for long keeping)… Harvesting potatoes is a new year tradition we have enjoyed in our family for quite a few years! We do snaffle potatoes earlier in the season (by bandicooting and removing select plants to free up space in the garden). However the majority of… View more