Home & Garden: In case you missed it

Home & Garden 30/09/2018

If you missed the show, here are the best bits to listen back to from Home & Garden, September 29th & 30th, 2018.

Vegan cultured butter

Photo: Savour.

Finalists for the 2018 New Zealand Food Awards include a range of products new to grocery shelves, including cultured vegan butter from Savour Ltd.

Supermarket Sleuth: Coke's on a high as it finds alternatives

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"Supermarket Sleuth" John Winters discusses what Coke is on a high about as it finds alternatives to its familiar fizzy soft drinks. Also some have complained about there is not enough space in self-service checkouts for trolleys.

Better than a Bought One 

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Author Jo Seager talks about her new book Better than a Bought One where she shows ordinary Kiwis how they can put on great celebration events with minimum effort, along with recipes and tips so you can celebrate in style without breaking the bank.

Chiropractic therapy 

Dr Christina Wiggers says chiropractic is an increasingly popular healthcare choice for safe drug-free treatment. Chiropractic focuses on the relationship between your spine and nervous system the brain, spinal cord and the nerves exiting the spine and how that relationship affects the restoration and preservation of health and wellbeing.

The Queen of Clean

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Best-selling Australian author Shannon Lush is the "Queen of Clean", specialising in helping us all in cleaning and household management.

She joined Tony Murrell to share a few simple cleaning tips.

Herbal Teas

Great ideas often start from a good cup of tea, Nelson woman Emma Heke has grown her tea business from the ground up and she did it from her own garden. It all started when she harvested half of her herbs and started a Facebook page, listing the different tea blends for sale for $5 a bag. 

NZ Tree Croppers Association

The New Zealand Tree Crops Association is a voluntary organisation promoting interest in useful trees, such as those producing fruit, nuts, timber, fuel, wood, livestock fodder, bee forage and other productive crops.

Tony Murrell talks with TreeCropper editor, Britt Coker.

Urban Kids Furniture

Urban Kids is a New Zealand owned and operated, family company, providing top quality New Zealand made furniture.

Jane Yazici from Urban Kids says there unique range of beds, bunks and storage options are enhanced by the ability to customise items to suit.

Repurposed New Zealand Homes

Freelance writer and author Catherine Foster joins Tony Murrell to discuss her latest book, Repurposed: New Zealand Homes Using Upcycled Materials and Spaces.

This book features 20 homes located throughout the country that have a variety of clever solutions and design styles. There is everything from repurposed container homes to army barracks.

Listen to the full interviews above.

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.