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Earth Day

Yesterday was Earth Day 2020, a time for thinking about nature and our planet. No dig gardening is an earth inspired way of growing which protects the soil, soil life and environment. There’s been a phenomenal increase in interest in no dig gardening, which is fantastic!

Elderflower extravaganza!

The hedgerows are filled with creamy elderflowers. It’s time to forage! ¬†Choose elderflower heads that are in full blossom and at their most fragrant to make delicious drinks, skin care and preserves.

My polytunnel in early March

Usually the end of February and early March heralds a dramatic increase of activity in the greenhouse – but the unusually cold weather means last week was more about snowing than sowing!