45 days ago

Houseplants looking sick? The plant doctor answers your questions

Mikaela Wilkes Reporter from Homed

Hi neighbours,
Thank you to everyone who submitted questions about their sickly plant babies. Houseplants might be fashionable, but they can be tricky to get right. Whether it’s the wrong light, too much or too little water, or a pesky draft, it doesn’t take much for your prize peace lily to turn yellow or an infestation of bugs to set in.

We put some of your houseplant questions to the plant doctors from Kings Plant Barn to diagnose. Find their answers here.

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2 days ago

How much of a fish do you use?

Carly Gooch Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Thousands of fish carcasses are being binned every week, and that includes fish heads and the frames that still have plenty of meat on them. What parts of a fish do you use? What should Nelson be doing to ensure fish isn't going to waste?

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8 days ago

Have you had the Covid vaccine jab?

Carly Gooch Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Nelson Marlborough is one of the top performers when it comes to delivering the Covid vaccine, and now a Covid Vaccination Centre has opened in Nelson, with a Richmond site opening next week. Have you been text to get a Covid vaccine or have you had them? Let us know what is was like.

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19 hours ago

What company has the longest wait time on the phone?

Carly Gooch Reporter from The Nelson Mail

You know what it's like trying to deal with companies over the phone - you don't want to do your business online, you want to speak to a real person so you pick up the phone and end up listening to bad hold music for 30 minutes. What companies are the worst for wait times and what is the longest time you've spent hanging on the line?

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