I've been checking the "renew economy" site a bit, they have some good articles so I thought i'd make a thread for the energy discussion articles where I can have a whinge when I find good articles.
Check this article: http://reneweconomy.com.au/2014/renewable-energy-review-could-have-a-preordained-outcome-29730
It's not looking good for renewable energy at the moment. It seems the current government are either against it or under pressure from big business (mining) not to go...
I was thinking of buying a little worm farm from the big hardware shop.
They're made of about 3 or 4 plastic tubs stacked on top of each other, called "Worm Café". They have a tap in the bottom, so you rotate the top trays with scraps, and the worm castings/liquid or "vermicast" drains to the bottom and out the tap and you dilute the liquid and pour it on your garden to help growth.
Does anyone have any opinions or experience with them? Is there types to look for or avoid?
Here's my Native Bee Hive. The bees are Tetragonula carbonaria - Australian Native Stingless Bees. They don't produce much honey but do pollinate everyones plants.
I've had this in place for nearly a year. I think I will split the hive soon, this means getting another empty hive and transferring some bees in to the empty hive so I will then have two hives. This process is then repeated over time splitting each one so you get more hives. You can either sell them, give them away or keep...