Providing food for thought

2018-08-23 06:00
At the workshop are members of the Verulam Environmental Organisation. PHOTO: supplied

At the workshop are members of the Verulam Environmental Organisation. PHOTO: supplied

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THE Verulam Environmental Organisation (VEO) hosted a basic plant propagation workshop at the Brahma Kumari Centre in Verulam.

Preggie Moodley from VEO demonstrated basic methods of propagating plants using resources that are available in your garden.

Moodley emphasised that homeowners should start to grow their own plants and some vegetables as part of the food security programme.

eThekwini Municipality Parks, Leisure and Cemeteries are hosting a verges competition to promote a more clean and environmental caring Durban.

Food gardeners, residents, schools and business are welcome to enter.

The deadline for nominations is September 28.

For more information, visit the municipality’s website at or contact Hazra Moosa on 031 322 4056 or Thami Mbhele on 031 322 4019. _Supplied


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