• Water shortage in the garden?

    Even if you don't remember the drought of 1976, you are probably aware of the current water shortages across England.  With the forecast due for a dry July, here below are some tips for the organic gardener.

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  • One man and his organic plot July 2018

    One man & his organic plot - July 2018

    It’s been a strange growing season in many ways for Chris. The late cold spring didn't get things off to the best start for him and now with the heat, it's a low yield season. Normally such a reliable crop, it’s been more of a walk than a run this year!

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  • A call to save the UK's wild flower meadows

    Plantlife and the Magnificent Meadows partnership have published the Grasslands Action Plan, calling on government to play a part in protecting ancient meadows and committing to help restore 120,000 more hectares.

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Featured Person

  • Our Founder

    Lawrence Hills, a freelance journalist and keen organic grower. He was passionate about promoting the potential of the herb comfrey as a natural fertiliser and the benefits of organic growing as a whole.