• Top Tips for December

    • Give your compost heap Christmas treats – greenery, veg waste and paper
    • Wash your greenhouse glass to allow maximum light in
    • Clear damp fallen leaves away from low growing herbs to prevent rot
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  • For Peat's Sake campaign update

    For Peat’s Sake - campaign update

    Our campaign to stop the use of peat in gardens and horticulture has got off to a great start. We’ve received over £10k in donations already – and we welcome more. Can you help us to fight the battle against digging up peat for gardeners?

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  • insect decline organic

    Insect Decline - and why it matters

    A new report, Insect Declines and Why They Matter, has revealed conclusively that drastic declines in insect numbers will have far-reaching consequences for wildlife and people.

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  • Heritage Seed Library list 2020 is open!

    2020 HSL seed list now online!

    Many Heritage Seed Library members will have now received their printed copy of the 2020 seed list to browse and order from.

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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.