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The Organic Gardening Podcast: what are bio controls and stimulants?

Join us for an indepth look at this fascinating subject.  How we can use nature, not artificial chemicals, to support our plants.

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Are you counting the butterflies?

The Big Butterfly Count is running until 8th August.  It’s not too late to take part!  

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One man and his organic plot - Calmer waters

This month Chris feels he has sailed into calmer waters, but there is still plenty to do on the allotment; enjoy his latest blog as he talks about the challenges he now faces but also the rewards his allotment offers.

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Bringing heritage varieties "Back from the brink."

The Heritage Seed Library growing season is well underway, including our annual growing trials of potential little gems to add to our collection.

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Fiona Taylor - New CEO 2021

Garden Organic appoints new chief executive

Garden Organic has appointed Fiona Taylor as its new chief executive. A keen organic gardener, Fiona brings a wealth of experience working in senior roles with charities and purpose driven companies. She also volunteers at a therapeutic gardening project near her home in Worcester.

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Northern Ireland Peatland Strategy 2021-2040 released

Northern Ireland Peatland Strategy 2021-2040 released

The Department for Agriculture, Environment, and Rural Affairs has released The Northern Ireland Peatland Strategy 2021-2040.

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One man and his organic plot June

One man and his organic plot - New challenges await

Chris is back this month with tales of joy from his allotment. He has been hardening off some of his seedlings and transplanting his young plants.

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June podcast is with us!

The June episode of The Organic Gardening Podcast is now available.  Have you tuned in?

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Garden Organic welcomes England Peat Action Plan as a step in the right direction

Launched on Tuesday 18th May, the plan includes a statement that Defra is proposing to ban peat in bagged composts by the end of 2024, after decades of campaigning by organisations including Garden Organic. 

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