Tag: gardening


Article Title: The organic home garden: winter

The organic home garden: winter

Winter is a good time to get maintenance jobs done around the garden. Getting rid of weeds that can be a breeding ground for next season’s green shield beetle is worth putting on the list.


Article Title: The organic home garden: Autumn

The organic home garden: Autumn

How to help your garden thrive in Autumn.


Article Title: Organic gardening in urban spaces

Organic gardening in urban spaces

How to create an inner city garden oasis at your house. It will be great for you and the environment!


Article Title: Planting an organic Spring garden

Planting an organic Spring garden

Organic gardening is a philosophy that stresses increasing the natural health of the soil, choosing plants that are suited to your area, and working with nature to produce a healthy and productive garden that benefits the environment. Organic gardening, even if you only have a tiny patch of land, enables you to have a natural relationship with the cycle of nature and the production of food.


Article Title: How to set up a school garden

How to set up a school garden

Paul Dickinson, founder of OKE- a charity which helps to set up school gardens so kids can learn about healthy eating and sustainability- tells us how you can set up a school garden.


Article Title: Walking the talk – Sarah Fox

Walking the talk – Sarah Fox

As part of our series where we find out more about how some of the team at ecostore are living sustainably we caught up with Sarah, who looks after our wholesale customer service, to talk about the importance of giving back to the community, and how making small changes to go green can have a big impact.


Article Title: Walking the talk – research & development manager Huia Iti

Walking the talk – research & development manager Huia Iti

This week we caught up with our research and development manager Huia Iti, who tells us how life by the sea is a chance to enjoy local food, cut down on waste and tread more lightly on the planet.


Article Title: Walking the talk – General manager of operations and procurement Tony Morpeth

Walking the talk – General manager of operations and procurement Tony Morpeth

This week we caught up with Tony, the general manager of operations and procurement at our manufacturing facility, Eco Tech, to talk about the importance of maintaining a local community and how he’s created a permaculture garden in an urban environment.