It seems strange to talk about the possible upsides of a global pandemic, but one benefit may be in our own backyards.
As Australians stay home to help stop the spread of the virus, many are spending more time gardening and growing their own food.
But, will the trend towards self-reliance continue when it’s over?
Margaret Paul reports.
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