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11:39 Tue, 15 May



Action on climate change

Climate change is happening. Summers are getting hotter and drier, winters are getting shorter, and storms are getting more destructive.... read more

Community gardening

The challenge of our time is to create and maintain sustainable communities, and to that end we now have a Seed Savers group here... read more

Pitfalls of an annual WoF

Are you an owner of a car manufactured since 2000 and therefore enjoying the ‘luxury' of only needing an annual Warrant of Fitness... read more

Turning on to turmeric

It's the latest trend in so-called ‘super foods' with claims that it can treat arthritis, heart disease and even help people... read more

Honey pots half empty

I would love to gloat that I have been extremely busy with a successful honey harvest, getting sticky and smothered in sweet amber.... read more

Raging hormones in horses

Equine Cushing's disease, also known as PPID (Pars Pituitary Intermedia Dysfunction), is a very common, but easily managed disease... read more

A thing of beauty

The onset of autumn heralds the flowering of many orchids; glorious flowers that last for weeks, bringing delightful colour points... read more

Trauma in babies

It is important we don't underestimate the impact of experiences on babies. Because babies don't communicate with verbal language,... read more

Sustainable living

Last year the Hauturu ranger's 14-year-old daughter, Mahina Walle, did a case study on living sustainably on the island for correspondence... read more