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GREENS ARE EVIL SAYS POLITICIAN BOB KATTER

Bob Katter compares ‘evil’ Greens to Mao Zedong HAYLEY SORENSEN June 7, 2011 – 5:33AM Federal member for Kennedy and leader of Katter’s Australian Party Bob Katter has compared the Greens support for a total ban on live exports to the policies of Chinese Communist leader Mao Zedong. “[The Greens] don’t want farming and they […]

June 7th, 2011
Topic: FOOD DRINK, GREEN STUFF, POLITICS PARLIAMENT Tags: , , , , , , , ,

TURF GRASS HAS THE EROSION RETAINING QUALITIES 100 TIMES THAT OF BARE SOIL

RECENT TURF RESEARCH has clearly shown the value of turfgrass in retaining sediment on slopes and reducing nutrient movement into waterways. As part of a project, it was found that sod was 100 times more effective in keeping soil in place during heavy rainfall than exposed soil. The project monitored soil losses during an eight week […]

May 4th, 2011
Topic: GRASSES LEGUMES, GREEN STUFF, PLANTS CROPS WEEDS, SOILS EROSION, TREATMENTS Tags: , , , , , ,

CARBON TAX SQUABBLE IN PARLIAMENT HEATS UP

Leaders see red as debate on carbon price gets personal Phillip Coorey March 25, 2011 Personal slugging match The fight over carbon tax is plumbing dangerous new depths. Parliament has seen some of the most vitriolic personal insults ever uttered. TONY ABBOTT says Julia Gillard is a multi-faceted liar who lacks integrity and is being […]

March 27th, 2011
Topic: ECO SYSTEMS, GOVERNMENT, GREEN STUFF, POLITICS PARLIAMENT, TAXES Tags: , , , , , ,

GREEN EXPOS AND GARDEN EVENTS COMING UP IN AUSTRALIA

Some great events for you to look out for… Landscape Expo Australia, 14 – 15 April 2011, RNA showgrounds, Brisbane Gardenfest Toowoomba, 30 April – 2 May 2011, Toowoomba Flowers 2011, The Australian Flower Conference, 14 – 15 July 2011, Sebel & Citigate King George Square – Brisbane NGIQ Spring Green Expo, 2 – 3 August […]

November 17th, 2010
Topic: EVENTS FAIRS SHOWS, GREEN STUFF Tags: , , , , , , ,