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Vegepod: Saving the Planet

We can all agree, the last few years saw some shocking global weather events. Regardless of politics or even your stance on climate change, we think it’s safe to say we have some cleaning up to do. We can start by recycling more, reusing old items, reducing waste and using …

Vegepod – A Self Watering Raised Garden Bed

“Making growing vegetables easy and fun for everyone, everywhere.”Vegepod The Vegepod is a gardening product that’s like no other! It’s a self contained, raised garden bed. It’s the perfect solution for anyone interested in growing their own chemical free and nutritional veggies! Above all, it makes gardening simple. This modular …

How to grow your own seed potatoes

Home grown Irish seed potatoes are simply the best. Just add butter and a touch of salt and nothing tastes better. They’re a staple food in the Irish diet, hence every family should know how to grow their own.  And guess what, the good news is growing your own potatoes …

Plants growing from old food tins

Easy creative recycling projects

Every day, our bins are filled with waste. Many of us are used to throwing out plastics and packaging without realising that many of them can be reused at home. That plastic tray you got your fruit in? This could make the perfect tray to sow seeds in! Not everything …

Greenhouses by Canopia

Bring your green dreams to life with Canopia greenhouses! These greenhouses make gardening easier, efficient and more comfortable. Canopia was established in 1963 and is recognized as a leading brand for quality and service. They’re a world-leading manufacturer of extruded thermoplastic sheets and panel systems.  At Horkans, we’re proud to …