Category Archives: WasteManagement

10 July 2016 6:18am – Make Compost Not War

LOVE this! One of my favourite things is making better soil, and composting is one of the easiest ways of doing that. Not only does composting improve your soil naturally, it encourages soil critters to move in and turn the … Continue reading

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8 July 2016 7:19am – It’s What’s On The Inside That Counts!

Yay for ‘ugly’ fruit! :D

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5 July 2016 10:39am – Bintensive Compost Course

What a great idea for teaching all those budding little green-thumbs (and not so little ones) about composting! Check it out! Become a Compost Rockstar

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1 July 2016 9:12am – San Fran Bans Foam Products

Wow! Well done San Fran! San Francisco Bans Packing Peanuts, Coffee Cups and Other Foam Products

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8 June 2016 9:13am – Food Waste in Melbourne

Wow very interesting report. Melbourne wastes 200 kg of food per person a year: it’s time to get serious

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31 May 2016 6:28pm – Keyhole Garden With Composter

What a brilliant idea!

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25 May 2016 11:07am – Zone 1 Permaculture

This is a great little summary of permaculture in Zone 1, the vegie/herb patch, the most frequented and arguably the most productive of the zones. It doesn’t need a large space, or even good soil; it can be done in … Continue reading

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8 May 2016 1:59pm – Cornersmith

Oh WOW what an absolutely brilliant day yesterday was! So totally worth the half-day trip to Sydney, and we’ve already booked in for the next course even though they don’t have dates yet. That’s how awesome it was! HUGE thanks … Continue reading

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7 May 2016 12:50pm – Cornersmith Cafe

Having a serious fan-girl moment :D

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29 April 2016 7:13am – This Week’s Rubbish Tally

My first bits of rubbish this week: 2 pieces of waxed baking paper used in baking bread for today’s orders. Think I did pretty well considering that I wasn’t even trying and only realised I’d not made any rubbish all … Continue reading

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