Have you ever considered keeping your own chickens? If you have a space outside, back garden hens can be the ultimate rewarding pet! Here’s why….
In The Garden
Stinging Nettles tend to get a pretty poor rap, but they can be beneficial to the gardener is so many ways, so read on before you pull them out and throw them away. I have put together some great ways to use them to benefit your garden.
When choosing herbs for your kitchen garden, plan ahead to make the most of your space. Knowing the optimum growing conditions and what you can use them for, should help you decide.
Finally we are getting a few sporadic sunny days and Spring is here and I hear the faint noise of lawn mowers starting up all over the neighbourhood. Here’s a few things you can keep busy with in the garden in March.
Timing is the most important factor in a successful year in your vegetable patch. Everything must be done at the right time of the year, which unfortunately makes for a build-up of work over the spring and summer and time to spare during autumn and winter. To give yourself a more relaxing return to the garden this year, here are our tips on how to prepare your allotment for spring.