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Upper Hutt Branch Closure

Upper Hutt Branch Closure

It's with some regret that we have some bad news for our Upper Hutt and Hutt Valley customers.   Sadly, we can confirm that our Upper Hutt branch situated at 45 Park Street will close as of 12th December, 2021. Our soils, mulches, aggregates and firewood products...

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Caring For Your Garden & Plants in Warm, Dry Weather

Caring For Your Garden & Plants in Warm, Dry Weather

In the midst of this unusually hot and dry summer, even seasoned gardeners are struggling to give proper care and maintenance to their beloved gardens and plants. With the spectre of climate change lurking, rising ocean temperatures and reduced rainfall levels, many...

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When Biodegradable isn’t Biodegradable

When Biodegradable isn’t Biodegradable

Disposable cups, cutlery and plates may be labelled as biodegradable, but do these items truly break down during the composting process? Happily, the importance of waste minimisation is being recognised more and more, not only in the science and environmentalist...

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Composting for Business – Compost Blankets

Composting for Business – Compost Blankets

This month we’re taking a look at compost blankets – an innovative and beneficial application of our compost, that one of our customers is utilising to great effect to benefit their clients. Compost Blankets for erosion control Compost is an incredibly versatile and...

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Top 5 Winter Gardening Hints & Tips

Top 5 Winter Gardening Hints & Tips

As we move into winter and dig out our thermal socks, gardening might be the last thing on your mind. It may be chilly outside but there is still plenty of work to be done in the garden throughout the winter months. Here we offer 5 crucial tips for how to spend your...

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