Features

water

Using less water

Tuesday, 18 June 2013

The highest level of water restrictions imposes a limit of 140 litres of water per person per day. We put the not-so-waterwise Katie Adema to the test to see if she could curb her water use to these constraints for one week.

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A growing community

Tuesday, 11 June 2013

Don’t let the cool weather stop you from exploring wonderful community gardens – they come in all shapes and sizes to suit everyone.

Hulbert St Perth

Hulbert St Perth

Tuesday, 11 June 2013

A quiet suburban cul-de-sac community sharing healthy, sustainable lifestyles.

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The corn people

Tuesday, 11 June 2013

The longstanding relationship that Mexicans have with corn is being eroded by the threat of genetic modification.

Steve Earl

The farming chef

Tuesday, 11 June 2013

Chef Steve Earl couldn’t find the local produce he wanted for his new restaurant, so he decided to buy a farm to grow his own gourmet food.

Jackie French

Working with wildlife

Wednesday, 5 June 2013

Author Jackie French shares her land and fresh bounty with a wealth of wildlife.

Reef in danger

Great Barrier Grief

Tuesday, 4 June 2013

Recent concern from UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee about the impact of gas and coal processing on the Great Barrier Reef is cause for national concern. So what can you do to help?

STCs

Saving money through STCs

Tuesday, 4 June 2013

We asked an expert on solar hot water, the managing director of Sanden Mark Padwick, to explain how to save money on your hot water through the federal government's Small-scale Technology Certificates (STC's).

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Vegan carrot cake

Monday, 3 June 2013

Cooking carrots helps to release all the good nutrients, so carrot cake is definitely on the menu! The Ethical Chef, Deri Reed, shares his delicious recipe.

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The big reasons to go vego

Wednesday, 29 May 2013

More Aussies are ditching meat for a plant-based diet than ever before. We take a look at the three big ticket reasons to make the switch.

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