Home & Garden: In case you missed it

Home & Garden 07/10/2018

In case you missed it, here's a look back at the best bits from Home & Garden with Tony Murrell for October 6th & 7th, 2018.

Supermarket Sleuth: Is Canadian honey a threat to Manuka?

"Supermarket Sleuth" John Winters discusses claims that have been made about Canadian honey as a threat to our Manuka honey. It's also been discovered overseas that "best before" dates are a significant factor in food wastage, with moves being made to get rid of them.

The Veggie Tree Spring & Summer Cookbook 

Veggie Tree Cook School creator Anna Valentine shares over 100 delicious plant-based recipes in her new book using nutritious, seasonal ingredients.

Forgotten Fruit Nursery

Benji Woodman from Forgotten Fruits has a small family-run business established in 2007. His passion is to help his customers realise the potential in their properties no matter what size, and to have productive landscapes that can help nourish and sustain their inhabitants. 

Gardens of the Greats: Expressions of Extraordinary People

Co-authored by Christina Duthil and Arnaud Daurat, owners of Auckland-based landscaping practice Branché Landscapes, Gardens of the Greats tells the stories of well-known public figures through their gardens, illustrating how their outdoor spaces reflect their lives and their narratives.

The Queen of Clean

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.

Pink Ladies

Popular NZ garden writer Kerry Carman is often described as a blend of Christopher Lloyd and Vita Sackville West. This knowledgeable and evocative chronicler of the natural world is passionate about all things green and growing, resulting in many awards and accolades for her work.

Renovations and Design with intelligent energy in mind

Ettienne Nelson from Schneider Electric says Technology is changing the way we can design and optimise buildings for greater comfort and efficiency, from stylish switches and sockets, to efficient home control solutions, to fast-charging electric vehicle chargers, they deliver new levels of innovation and convenience.

Smart Home Technology

Ryan Grant talks about Smart Home Technology, from simple lights and power points, to complex automation, office and shop fit outs, maintenance, LED lighting, thermal imaging and repairs, emergency lighting and switchboards.

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.