• Top Tips for December

    • General: keep hoeing off any annual weeds before they set seed. Growth will continue in mild spells
    • Vegetables: plan next year’s crop rotation to make sure that crops are moved into a new spot next season. Group crops into plant families
    • Lawn: keep off grass when it’s frozen or under snow. This will prevent damaging grasses and allowing disease to take hold

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  • Christmas opening hours

    The Garden Organic office will be closed from midday on Wednesday 24th December until 9am on Monday 5th January. If you would like to leave a message for us to respond to on our return please call 024 7630 3517 or complete our online contact form.

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  • EU Seeds

    EU Seed Regulation continues to be discussed by EU today

    Garden Organic has learned that the EU Seed Regulation continues to be discussed by the European Commission today, Tuesday 16th December, at 3.00pm.

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  • Christmas message from Chief Executive, James Campbell

    As we reach the end of another year, we can look back with pride to our achievements in 2014. A busy year, 2014 marked a numer of key milestones for organic growing; in our campaigning and advocacy work we successfully led UK organic organisations working with European partners to defeat the EU Commission's attempt to over-regulate seeds and plant reproductive materials. We were contributors to the protection of organic pollination through our participation in DEFRA's National Pollinator Strategy, and we continue to campaign for an ongoing ban on neonicotinoids.

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Featured Person

  • Our Patron

    HRH The Prince of Wales, our Patron for more than 25 years, is a passionate supporter of our charity’s aim to get more people growing organically.