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Friday, 03 November 2017
As we pass through spring into summer the health maintenance of our companions raises new challenges that include various parasites that flourish in the warmer weather to name but a few; fleas and ticks, there are natural options to mitigate the impact on our pets hence the garlic special. Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn Team
Friday, 03 November 2017
The human hip joint is a phenomenal piece of engineering; the pelvic bone forms a beam separating the left and right femur which join the hip bone either side via a spherical cup joint. Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn Team
Friday, 03 November 2017
Many of our customers have asked if emu oil contains sunblock, as they have noticed that the emu oil has provided them with protection from the sun. We have conducted testing and discovered that Emu oil has a natural sun factor of SPF8. Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn Team
Friday, 03 November 2017
Over the summer months the risk of suffering the effects of food poisoning increase; this is generally the result of careless food handling. Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn Team
Friday, 03 November 2017
New Zealand and the United States are the only countries that allow the advertising of prescription drugs; all other countries restrict this type of advertising and leave it to the professionals to decide what is appropriate. Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn Team
Friday, 20 October 2017
Serve mango pudding on its own or with fruit topped with evaporated milk. This recipe can be doubled or tripled easily. Serves 4 Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn Team
Friday, 20 October 2017
If you are making the rice more than 6 hours ahead, keep it in the fridge especially during hot weather, but allow time before serving for it to warm to room temperature. Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn Team
Friday, 20 October 2017
Mangoes tend to be one of the more expensive fruit choices; a treat that is well worth the expense. Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn Team
Friday, 01 September 2017
When considering gut health the old adage “we are what we eat” certainly rings true. Read Article
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Friday, 01 September 2017
Candied Kumara Read Article
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Friday, 01 September 2017
Kumara and Chickpea Soup Read Article
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Friday, 01 September 2017
Fresh is best and the colour of vegetables is an indicator of various health promoting properties for instance red fruits and vegetables. Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn Team
 
Tuesday, 15 August 2017
Kumara (sweet potato) belongs to the morning glory family of tubers, a root vegetable with a history and origins in South America dating back 5000 years. Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn Team
 
Monday, 29 May 2017
Muscle Cramps are a common occurrence in people from all walks of life. Cramps can be anything from slight to very severe discomfort, disrupting sleep or daytime activities. Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn Team
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Monday, 29 May 2017
The ear makes up part of one of our body’s 12 organ systems and is one of our five sensory perceptions of the world about us; they include sound, sight, smell, taste and touch. Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn Team
 
Monday, 29 May 2017
Many of our customers are farmers and rural lifestyle people; they tend to be very aware of the importance of diet for their livestock, to maintain stock health or production and growth rates which are at the very heart of the economics of a farm. Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn Team
 
Monday, 27 February 2017
Kale is related to the cruciferous group of vegetables that includes broccoli, brussel sprouts, cabbage and cauliflower; it was the most widely eaten green vegetable until the middle ages when cabbage gained in popularity. Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn Team
 
Monday, 27 February 2017
There is nothing worse than seeing your pet scratch and nibble at themselves while trying to extract a flea from their coat. Giving your pet a daily dose of garlic may help prevent the summer infestation of fleas on your pet. Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn Team
 
Thursday, 23 February 2017
The three main approaches may be summarised in these three headings Read Article
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Thursday, 23 February 2017
Drink sufficient water to maintain healthy body function, the colour of your urine is a good indicator of hydration levels; when your urine is dark it is an indication of insufficient fluid intake, if it is clear the reverse may apply. Read Article
Posted by: Silberhorn Team