Recycling becomes an art form as Ryde offers big prizes
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… and teach them new skills,'' Ms McMahon said. Sustainable Waste to Art Prize accepts entries from those who live and work in the Ryde area. Entries can range from sculpture to collage, digital media, to textile and must include a sustainable living …

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Jo Swann: Why June is perfect but still means more work
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I'll let you into a little organic gardening secret: comfrey brew or liquid manure. Not only effective and environmentally friendly, but also free. Put some cut comfrey leaves in a bucket, weigh down with a brick, fill with water, cover and leave in a …

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A home for butterflies, bees and other pollinators
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The first step is researching organic gardening. Or you can just start planting flowers with red, orange and yellow blossoms, all of which will attract bees. White flowers are generally the most fragrant and can be seen at night, which attracts night …

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Sustainable blog of the week: The Flexitarian
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Take a look at this month's Live Better challenge here. The Live Better Challenge is funded by Unilever; its focus is sustainable living. All content is editorially independent except for pieces labelled advertisement feature. Find out more here. Daily …

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Willowpond specializes in pottery, herbs on Green Bluff
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Within the herb garden on about three-fourths of an acre, Kurt Crist said he uses organic gardening techniques. Composting takes the place of fertilizer. Straw keeps moisture in the soil and discourages weeds. Among several basil varieties, he grows …

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The Prince of Wales's organic principles in action at Highgrove
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Organic gardening is so much more laborious, but I respect an apostle who actually carries it out. At Highgrove the garden team is 12-strong, full time. We had entered the garden through a pair of carved Indian wooden door panels, a present to The …

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workshop — Square Foot and Raised Bed Gardening Combo with Patricia …
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It combines concepts from other organic gardening methods, including composting, closely planted raised beds, and attention to a small, clearly defined area. Raised Bed gardening is a high-yield, space-saving gardening technique that allows you to …

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Mother's Market Raises Nearly $34000 to Send Kids with Muscle Disease to …
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For Orange County Register's "Best of Orange County" book, Mother's Market was named one of the top three of places with the best organic food selection in Orange County. The company was also named "Best Organic Food in Orange County" by the …

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Kathryn McKenzie, Living Green: White House, retailers pulling for pollinators
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Do you have questions or tips about sustainable living? Send them to Kathryn McKenzie at pardonmygarden@att.net. Follow Living Green on Twitter for tips, twitter.com/livinggreen2. Listen to Kathryn on "Homegirl," on KRML, around 10:15 a.m. weekdays …

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