News

  • Garden Organic launch For Peat's Sake campaign

    Can you help us to end the use of peat in horticulture?

    Over 95% of the UK’s peat bogs have become degraded or destroyed. This not only wipes out these rare ecosystems – wild areas which are home to a wealth of plants, birds and insects – but also rapidly increases our carbon emissions.

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  • glyphosate

    Glyphosate linked to breast cancer

    A newly published study adds to the ever-growing pile of evidence which shows glyphosate causes cancer.  This time it’s breast cancer.

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  • organic gardening podcast

    October podcast - get listening!

    It's a bumper harvest in this month’s podcast.
    Chris and Sarah discuss the fun of saving your own seed – it’s free, it works, and you’ll know that next year’s plants will be organic.  Other practical tips include how to prune raspberries, make leafmould, and protect brassicas from those pesky pigeons!

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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.