Composting with Costa
Two videos by Costa will pave your way to success with composting - even if you've failed before. You could become a Compost Contributor under the BMCC's new trial.
Growing Waratahs for fun and profit
These magnificent flowers light up the bush in spring – yet they were virtually wiped out around our villages by enthusiastic gatherers a century ago. Today some florists can't get enough of them to meet demand in October and welcome offers by gardeners. Try growing waratahs in your garden, in a big pot or container.
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TODAY'S WORD PUZZLE
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P I I D R W B H
Use all EIGHT letters.
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