News

  • Monsanto loses court case concerning the safety of glyphosate

    Monsanto has lost a landmark trial in San Francisco, when it was found that a former school groundskeeper developed non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma as a result of using Monsanto’s glyphosate-based weedkiller Roundup.

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  • Giving hope through organic growing

    Giving hope through organic growing

    In 2016 we launched a new project in the London Borough of Southwark. The project was funded by the Hirschmann Foundation to train Master Gardeners, and Food Buddies, to go into the most deprived wards in the borough and teach residents how to grow and cook their own organic food.

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  • Latest survey on pesticide use in public amenities

    Many Garden Organic members are concerned about the use of pesticides and weedkillers used in public spaces.  Glyphosate formulations to kill weeds in parks and around schools, for instance.  The latest survey on public amenity pesticide use from the Health and Safety Executive has just been released.  It makes disturbing reading.

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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.