Contents

2 From the editor
3 President’s report
4 New national secretary
5 Comfrey
9 Phenology in the field
12 Guava palaver
15 Feijoa maturity dates
16 Tree crops for every microclimate
21 Dung beetles
23 Fruit waste holds water
24 Hall Cup recipients
25 Nitrogen fixing plants
29 Biological farming in Australia
31 Autumn in the orchard
33 Knowledge in a nutshell
34 Conference 2017
35 Community fruit harvesting
36 Index – back issues 2015-2016
38 Pips & Pieces
40 Subscriptions

 

Front cover:
‘What the guava?” by Eric Buchmann.
Prints of his fruit inspired oil paintings, are available for purchase at www.saatchiart.com