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How to get healthy soil

Tuesday, 11 October 2011

A plant is only as good as the soil you grow it in, and the nutrients of its fruit and veg the same. Read on to soak up some soil-building know-how.

top recycler

Five ways to be a top recycler

Monday, 10 October 2011

Our top five tips for being excellent at recycling that you might not have thought of before.

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Greywater 101

Tuesday, 4 October 2011

Learn how to safely reuse your household's wastewater and take water efficiency to the next level.

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How to talk to a climate sceptic

Tuesday, 6 September 2011

Sorting the truth from the trash with our handy guide to busting climate change myths.


Birds in the garden

Monday, 5 September 2011

All you need to know about bringing these avian friends to your home.

Dripping tap

How to: fix a dripping tap

Tuesday, 2 August 2011

A dripping tap can waste 18,000 litres of water a year! Fixing it is very simple – all you need is a new washer, a shifting spanner, and a bit of know-how.

The rag trade

The rag trade

Wednesday, 29 June 2011

Want great new threads without forking out a cent? A clothes swap party is just the ticket.


How to: install a water-efficient showerhead

Tuesday, 24 May 2011

Replacing your older, water-wasting showerhead with a new, water-efficient one will save on water without compromising flow or pressure when lathering up.

Save water

15 ways to save water

Tuesday, 1 February 2011

15 ways to conserve this precious resource and save energy while you’re at it!

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Step-by-step planting

Monday, 6 December 2010

With the onset of the warmer days, it’s time to dig into the soil and start planting – think vegies or bright blooms. Here’s all you need to know to ensure your new plants thrive.

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