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July 12, 2017

There is a world of difference between the flavour of tomatoes bought in a supermarket, and those that are homegrown.  This great wee article describes some of the types of tasty vegetables that can thrive growing in containers.  Call us so we can help you find the bes...

May 28, 2017

Water is important for both land- and water-based wildlife.  Introducing water to your garden can be as simple as adding a bird-bath...but don't worry if you are tight on space - a pond in a bucket can be just as effective (see below - picture taken in this week's glor...

May 4, 2017

This month we published an article in the spring edition of the Ulster Teachers' Union (UTU) News, summarising key findings of a huge body of research from both sides of the Atlantic, showing how the value of gardening is built into our physiology and psychology.  Clic...

April 26, 2017

Amazing image - visible even from space - of the "super bloom" of wildflowers with which California's deserts have erupted, following years of drought.  Great to see the resilience of nature brought alive by the time-lapse of images from the end of last year to this mo...

March 30, 2017

Pandas.  Cute, cuddly, photogenic.  Worms...less so.  But in terms of survival, which should we be more concerned about?  This is a great article that explains how if pandas go extinct, it will be very sad, but arguably without earthworms in our soils, life could vanis...