As spring is just around the corner and greenhouse gardeners are about to start sowing, Mr Fothergill’s offers a natural seaweed concentrate that improves seed germination and root growth. Studies confirmed that soaking seeds in Seasol prior to sowing, or
Sunday 5 May – Saturday 11 May 2019 International Compost Awareness Week (ICAW) is the largest and most comprehensive education initiative of the compost industry. Throughout the week of ICAW, community and business events are held across the world to
A colourful new disease-resistant tobacco plant (Nicotiana) is here. Powered by WPeMatico
If you are thinking of what reliable and prolific plants to grow this upcoming spring, Mr Fothergill’s has got some great options to choose from in the RHS endorsed flower and vegetable seed ranges. Among the top selling varieties are
If you want to really make the most of your veg patch this year, then take a look at this four-step planting schedule: The post An Easy 4 Stage Planting Programme appeared first on Rocket Gardens. Powered by WPeMatico
Well, my “No-Dig” veg patch is a little less “no-dig” this week… my 5 naughty hens have managed to find a way through the fence and into the veg patch,… The post 3 Cheap Fence Ideas appeared first on Rocket
At Rocket Gardens we’ve always been keen to keep our packaging as eco-friendly as possible. That’s why we’ve used a combination of compostable cardboard and straw to package the bulk… The post Plastic Free Packaging appeared first on Rocket Gardens.
Harvesting more from your vegetable garden is a worthy ambition, but just what are the most effective ways to increase productivity? Healthy soil, careful planning, and defending your crops from pests, weeds and weather extremes is the answer, so let’s
It will soon be time for the annual RSPB Big Garden Bird Watch, a nationwide count of the birds in our gardens that runs over the weekend of the 26/27/28 January. One of the most popular of all citizen science
Nature Ecology & Evolution (2019) click link to read more Katherine C. R. Baldock, Mark A. Goddard, Damien M. Hicks, William E. Kunin, Nadine Mitschunas, Helen Morse, Lynne M. Osgathorpe, Simon G. Potts, Kirsty M. Robertson, Anna V. Scott, Phillip P. A.