There is nothing better than growing your own fruit and vegetables. While there are some varieties you can grown any time of the year in Australia, Spring is the best time to grow most vegetables. The only downside is that Spring is also the best time for pests and diseases as John Mason from ACS in Australia reports.

Helen Bostick from the RHS is very keen on wildlife gardening. Her interested started when she had her own garden and was able to observe all the insects, birds, reptiles that use her garden. She explained to Ken Crowther how it is possible to garden with nature.