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Keep the spring in your onions

Some vegetables last longer in water...
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Foods in season in March

March comes with some great flavours...
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34 coffee filter tricks

The humble coffee filter is surprisingly versatile for all sorts of little jobs, and as a paper...
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Make the veg the star attraction

It's British Pie Week, and a great chance to make vegetables the main attraction in your meals...
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Make woodwork gleam

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - February 27, 2015 - 06:00
Give a natural shine to wood with this homemade furniture polish...
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DIY pots for seeds

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - February 26, 2015 - 08:00
Start your seeds off in DIY pots, made from recycled materials like yoghurt pots...
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Green shorts from around the world

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - February 25, 2015 - 08:30
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Keep it cool

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - February 24, 2015 - 07:00
Save electricity with your fridge by giving the coils at the back a regular clean...
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Make fruit go further

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - February 23, 2015 - 06:00
Every day in the UK, we throw away the equivalent of 1...
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Try chalk on stains

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - February 20, 2015 - 07:30
For cheap and easy removal of greasy stains, keep a stick of old-fashioned white chalk at home...
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Do your bins stink?

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - February 19, 2015 - 07:00
Before you reach for the bleach to clean the bins, try a less toxic solution...
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Would you invest in clean energy?

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - February 18, 2015 - 06:00
We're running a survey with our friends at Trillion Fund to find out what the public appetite is...
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Take the freezer challenge

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - February 17, 2015 - 06:00
Fancy saving money, food and time spent on cooking meals?...
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40 lemon tips for Pancake Day

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - February 16, 2015 - 06:00
Buying lemons for Pancake Day?...
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Ask your MEP to stop driving hunger

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - February 13, 2015 - 06:30
Here in Europe, the biofuels which help keep our cars on the move are often made from food crops,...
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Show your love for the planet

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - February 12, 2015 - 06:00
This Valentine's Day, let's #showourlove for the planet and end our dirty affair with fossil...
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Don't frack with our water

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - February 11, 2015 - 06:00
Last week, the Government agreed to stop companies from fracking near drinking water sources...
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Great ways to recycle old clothes

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - February 10, 2015 - 06:00
Donating unwanted clothes to your local charity shop is a great way of giving them another lease of ...
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Tasty seasonal food for February

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - February 9, 2015 - 07:30
February is a good month to enjoy parsnips, celeriac, potatoes and purple sprouting broccoli...
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Make the most of oven heat

Friends of the Earth – Tip of the Day - February 6, 2015 - 07:00
Next time you cook with the oven, consider whether you can switch it off a bit earlier than the...
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