Home & Garden: In case you missed it

Home & Garden 07/07/2018

In case you missed it, here's a look back at RadioLIVE's Home & Garden for July 7th & 8th 2018

A Lady Butcher

A Lady Butcher making all sorts of charcuterie from free range pork and supplying top restaurants and retailers.

Helen talks with Hannah Miller. 

Supermarket Sleuth

Is Kraft Heinz about to add more popular New Zealand brands to its portfolio? one of our cider brands is helping to save Kiwis with support from UK consumers and why does food which we would expect to be in plentiful supply in our supermarkets, run out in January.

Tony and Helen are joined by Supermarket Sleuth John Winters.


Yuzu is a citrus fruit from Japan that looks like a small grapefruit. It is used for fragrance and as a secret ingredient in food and drink.So how do you grow it and how can you use it in the kitchen.

Tony and Helen talk with Neville Chun, NZ Yuzu, Horowhenua.

Bees and Fruit trees

Did you know Bumblebees are more efficient and effective than honeybees, Dr David Pattemore a guest speaker at the recent Treecroppers Conference discovered some interesting facts around Bees and Fruit trees. 

Trees for Pleaching

Pleaching is a shaping technique that involves the weaving and tying of living tree branches,if you are limited for space pleaching could be the perfect solution.

Tony talks with Mary Robertson, Leafland.

Monarchs in the garden

Over the past year the Monarch Butterfly NZ Trust also known as the Moths and Butterflies of NZ Trust has been looking at something that has become a serious issue for gardeners.

Tony talks with Jacqui Knight, Monarch Butterfly NZ Trust.


More than 25,000 New Zealanders have signed up for KiwiBuild so far - 24 times the number of houses planned to be built in the next year.The Government's affordable housing initiative officially opened to the public on Wednesday.

Tony is joined in studio by Stephen Barclay, Head of Kiwibuild.

UnderFloor Heating

Under floor heating is becoming the popular, fast and unobtrusive method of heating the home thus giving high comfort levels, together with low running costs and environmental benefits.

Tony and Hamish talk with Rudy Sayegh, Managing Director Euro Plumbing.

Creating award winning interiors

Paul Izzard has more than 20 years of international experience in the industry. Paul worked for the prestigious ABA design company designing hotels and restaurants in the UK and is guest speaker at the upcoming Design Show. Izzard.co.nz

Tony and Hamish talk with Design Director, Paul Izzard.

Tom Rawson (No ties just wins)

Is it a no no to sell your house in winter or are there positives to selling your house in winter,what if it's raining during the Open Home and do you have your Open Home to best coincide with best light and sun?

Tony talks with Tom Rawson, Ray White Elite Member.

Home and Garden with Tony Murrell, 7am - 10am Saturday and Sunday mornings on RadioLIVE and streaming live to the rova app on Android and iPhone.