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6 days ago

Sparrow seen in Kuripuni

Richard from Masterton District

Hi people I would like to know if any one around the Kuripuni area has seen what looks like a white sparrow. Have photos of this bird have tried to have it verified by Mount Bruce Bird sanctuary, ornithology society Masterton Zealandia bird sanctuary Karori ans department of conservation but not one of these groups have replied.
Would like th know if any one else has seen this bird. Comes in with the sparrows nearly every night when I feed the birds. As stated have photos of this bird

2 hours ago

What Rosies can do for you!

Petra from Rosies Removals 2018 Ltd

** Rosies are fully operational during Covid levels 2 & 3 **

Rosies Furniture Removals are Wairarapa’s number 1 moving company.

Locally owned and operated by Petra Miller and the team, no job is too big or small, from a complete household move to relocating items brought and sold on TradeMe up and down the country.
Here are some of the things Rosies can do for you:

• Complete packing service
• Purchase packing materials – paper and duty tape, plastic
mattress covers
• Hire or purchase furniture blankets
• Full house clean
• Move a large item of furniture from one room to another or
upstairs to downstairs or from the garage to the house e.g.
Piano, pool table or bed
• Relocate contents of one room to another for renovations
• Relocate business premises
• Provide temporary storage solutions

For bookings, quotes, and more information call Petra on (06) 370-1258 or 0274 875 329

We are located at 4 Buchanan Place, Solway, just before the Waingawa Bridge in Masterton.

3 hours ago

Did you know it's time to get eggplants started?

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

In this week’s issue we say August is the ideal time to sow eggplants. Plus keep your guard up against cold weather, choose flowers to grow from seed, get a move on with chillies and capsicums, start sowing basil and trick coriander seedlings.

Follow our guide to spring soil preparation and nominate a gardening hero for Ryman Healthcare Gardener of the Year. Plus go in the draw for $35 vouchers from Awapuni Nurseries and sensational new peace lilies from Gellert’s.

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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