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Should we eat meat?

August 6, 2019

Matthew Evans, aka the Gourmet Farmer, looks at the ethics and science behind eating animals in his new book On Eating Meat. 

Ethical investing

June 20, 2019

How can ethical investing practices such as divestment from fossil fuels help you and the world?

Make your home an eco-friendly haven

June 18, 2019

Renovations large and small can make your home a more eco-efficient, healthier and happier place. SIMON WEBSTER finds out how. 

Beeswax lip balm

How to make beeswax lip balm

September 13, 2018

Even if you can't keep your own bees, you can make your own beeswax lip balm. Here's how...

seed security at risk

New seed security threat

March 19, 2018

A review of the import of brassica seed is a threat to small farmers, seed suppliers and our nation's food sovereignty, says Justin Russell.

It's a jungle in here

March 21, 2019

Our living rooms are being taken over by plants – and it’s good for us in many different ways! Justin Russell shares his indoor plant care tips to help you get started.

Indoor plant

Healthier air

April 12, 2016

Indoor plants make your air cleaner, says PENNY WOODWARD. Here, she explains how.

Archiblox carbon positive prefabricated home

Sustainable home on show

February 5, 2015

The New Joneses promotes conscious lifestyle choices for a healthier hip pocket and planet, writes JACQUELINE FORSTER.

Josh’s House

Visit Josh’s House

May 23, 2014

Josh Byrne’s house in Fremantle is open for visitors, but you’d better be quick, SIMON WEBSTER reports.

the Hemloft

Secret treehouse

April 2, 2014

If you go down to the woods today you're in for a big surprise, writes JACQUELINE FORSTER.

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