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Why is a compost heap so good for my wildlife garden?

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We all know the benefits of a compost heap in terms of enriching the soil, adding organic matter and recycling…

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The Big Bokashi-thon

We are always being asked what to do with Bokashi Compost when it has finished pickling and how long it…

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Sunflower Stats

Scientific name Helianthus comes from Helios meaning sun and Anthos meaning flower.Used in China as a symbol of longevity.Nothing is…

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Turning heaps not heads

I talked about the importance of keeping compost aerated in my Beginners Guide to Composting. This is important because the…

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International Downshifting Week

It’s International Downshifting Week this week (19-25 April). Downshifting is about slowing down, leading a simpler life and looking at…

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