Natural Alternatives in the Garden
There are many natural alternatives to chemical pesticides that are freely available.
Grow Your Own Herbs in Pots or in the Garden
Herbs have many household uses other than cooking and can help reduce our consumption of chemical pest controls.
Grow Your Own Vegetables if Possible
Growing your own vegetables is a therapeutic and cost saving hobby.
There are a number of good modestly priced bins available at hardware shops and nurseries, or you can make your own using bricks, bales of hay or wood.
Recipes for a Healthy Garden
Spray recipes for a healthy garden.
Use Companion Planting to Control Insects
Many plants will repel insects from attacking those that seem to be more vulnerable to attack.
Use Natural Fertilisers
Organic fertilisers include animal manure and liquid plant manure.
We Love to Garden
New Zealanders are a nation of gardeners.