A walk/tour round the Community Composting scheme … — Ferry Road Allotments (Edinburgh)

I’ve made a video taking you on a quick, wee, walk round the compost heaps to hopefully give more of an idea of the workings of our scheme. The following link will open on Youtube: Tour of the Community Composting scheme Apologies in advance for the poor quality of the camera – this was done

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Worms! — Gardening Adventures

Who knew? Well, apparently most of the gardening world. I don’t even know how I came across it and what prompted me to start researching it more, but I did. It started with composting. I mean, what gardener doesn’t want to compost? But the thought, at the time, seemed daunting. In my search for answers, […]

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Organic Farming & Bees — Earth To Britt

Did you know that if a Queen Bee isn’t doing her job properly, the hive will kill her? Not so nice now is it…? Bees are really fascinating and there’s a wealth of information out there on them. I’ve only scratched the surface and I’ll be talking more about them later on in this post. […]

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Vegan Food Forest — Vegan Buddha Guru

Vegan Food Forest There are two systems of agriculture that should converge in any Vegan Food Forest project. The two systems are Permaculture and Natural Farming. Permaculture clears the land, enriches the soil with compost and wood chips, plants trees for a tree canopy, fruit trees which typically are shorter, large shrubs, small shrubs, root […]

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