• Top Tips for May

    • Prepare the soil so it’s ready for sowing outdoors
    • Plant out seedlings (be ready to protect them if frost is imminent)
    • Keep on top of weeds to stop them from forming seeds
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News

  • Self-guided learning

    Discover the benefits of learning online with our brand new self-guided courses.

    Discover the benefits of learning online and develop your gardening skills in your own time and at a pace to suit you with our brand new self-guided courses.

    We are delighted to be able to offer a unique programme of online. self-guided courses, designed to support your own personal gardening development and perfect for growers who are unable to attend our on-site sessions.

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  • ICAW 2021

    International Compost Awareness Week (ICAW)

    From the Uk to the US to Canada to Europe, Ireland and Australia, international organisations such as ourselves are working together to celebrate International Compost Awareness Week, highlighting organics recycling and compost use.

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  • One man and his plot May 2021

    One man and his organic plot - The month of May

    Coming into May, Chris has conflicting emotions as a gardener. On one hand, all the seed sowing that he has undertaken in April has led to a rise of fresh young plants that hold so much promise, but on the other hand, he is left anxious about the journey from seed, to seedlings, to their final growing spot as they still have to compete with radiation frosts, slugs, cold winds and watering demands.

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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.