48 days ago

Have you subscribed to our free ezine Get Growing?

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

Last Friday's issue of Get Growing had top tips on reducing plastic use in the garden, being creative with staking, growing strawberries and spraying fruit trees with copper, plus check out our delicious recipe for cheese and greens fritters.
We also had some fabulous prizes up for grabs including the July issue of NZ Gardener magazine and a prize pack of gorgeous eco products from Green Elephant.

Delivered every Friday to your email inbox, Get Growing digital magazine offers seasonal gardening advice from the NZ Gardener magazine's team of experts. Each week we answer all your burning questions on raising fruit and veges and tell you the top tasks to do in your backyard this weekend. Subscribe here:

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More messages from your neighbours
4 days ago

Where are the best property deals?

Angela Quigan Reporter from Stuff

Hey neighbours,

The region (and city) you choose to invest in can drastically impact your future returns.

That's why, once you decide to invest in NZ's property market, your next step is to question which region you should park your money in.

To read more about where the best property deals might be click here.

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3 days ago

Should prisoners be allowed to vote in the council elections?

Kendra Stone Reporter from Waikato Times

Hi neighbours - prisoners have expressed that they want to be able to vote in both the general election and local body elections.

They say it would help them feel human and connected to the community, with former prisoner Awatea Mita saying the voting ban is "humiliating and dehumanising".

What do you think? Should prisoners be allowed to vote in the council elections? Read more here

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3 hours ago

FOOD RECALL: Swiss Deli meat products

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Have you been affected? Swiss Deli Ltd is recalling all batches and all dates of its own brand pre-cooked and ready-to-eat meat products as a lack of processing controls may result in the presence of Listeria monocytogenes. Two Pams Finest brand products are also included in this recall.

Package size and description: the products are sold in various-sized plastic packets and plastic bags over supermarket deli counters.

Distribution:
Supermarkets throughout the North Island.
Swiss Deli, 68–70 Greenmount Drive, East Tamaki, Auckland.
The products are also sold online through the Swiss Deli website.

Click here for consumer advice and to see a full list of the recalled items.

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