Blogs

Ancient bristlecone pines

The Ancient Ones

August 23, 2017

Dr Reese Halter makes his annual pilgrimage to visit trees that "offer a glimpse and insight into immortality". Find out more here.

Florence Fennel

Fennel forever

August 16, 2017

Penny Woodward explores the many uses of fabulous fennel, and includes growing tips and a recipe for fennel butter.

Table grapes

Grape expectations

August 3, 2017

Justin Russell shares a bunch of tips for growing table grapes, including the best choices for your climate.

Sprouting seeds

Sprout your own seeds

August 3, 2017

Sprouts are the powerhouse of super foods. They’re also easy to grow. We show you how.

Nanomaterials in food

Nanomaterials in our food

August 3, 2017

Nanoparticles are creeping into our food chain, but at what cost? Kristen Lyons and Naomi Smith investigate.

Late Winter Veg

Gardening jobs for August

July 31, 2017

Got the late winter blues? Justin Russell has plenty of ideas to get you outside in your garden. 

Winter Greens

What to plant in August

July 31, 2017

Get out and about in the late winter sunshine with the help of Justin Russell's suggestions for what to plant now.

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