One of the biggest threats facing mankind is mankind!
Unfortunately, our modern-day lives and lifestyles are wreaking havoc on, just about, everything. We have, for too long, taken without giving any thought to the consequences of our actions. Now, everywhere we look disaster looms, yet we seem incapable of grasping the fact that if we continue on our current path we will soon reach, what experts call, the ‘tipping point’, or point of no return.
And, although we may feel a little overwhelmed, the great news is that we all have a role to play, for the future really is in our hands….
What can we do to make a difference to the world tomorrow?
Well, one of the easiest things we can all do is waste less. As the more we waste, the more we accelerate the effects of climate change and one way we can reduce the amount we waste, is to grow our own and compost.
FACT: The reality is people across the developed world dump, trash, and throw away over a third of all the food they produce! To make matters worse, half of it could be eaten.
Here are some of our favourite waste busting tips:
Growing your own is a win-win for people, place and planet. So what are you waiting for?
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