Give it a go: Taking the fight to pests with the Ruahine Whio Protectors

December 26, 2019


JONO GALUSZKA/STUFF. Ruahine Whio Protectors chairwoman Janet Wilson explains how a self-resetting trap works.


Pen recycling scheme helps Just Zilch food charity

December 15, 2019

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DAVID UNWIN/STUFF.  Just Zilch director Rebecca Culver wants your old pens so they can be recycled to raise money for the food charity.


Foxton's Greenheart Hub moves into growing vege plants and flowers

December 23, 2019

Greenheart Hub were busy in 2019, establishing waste plastic reuse, a community garden and seedling nursery, and other sustainable living activities. They will be reopening on Friday 17 January, with seedlings and reused plastic items for sale, and opportunities for community involvement.greenheart.jpg



Environment group wishes people a waste-less Christmas

December 22, 2019


WARWICK SMITH/STUFF.  Karen Tutt from Environment Network Manawatu made Christmas stars from product wrappers and old posters as part of a festive mission against waste.