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No dig gardening

No dig gardening

No dig gardening replaces the annual dig with an annual top-dressing of a couple of inches of compost. Just spread the compost on and leave it be!

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Nettle beer: celtic home brew for beginners

Nettle beer: celtic home brew for beginners

Two simple recipes for this centuries old country drink - one with malt, one without.

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Making compost: getting the mix right

Making compost: getting the mix right

The balance of 'browns' to 'greens' is important for making good compost, however you make it.

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Using a chicken tractor or ark

Using a chicken tractor or ark

Using a chicken tractor or ark is sometimes recommended for clearing ground. But do they actually work?

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Clearing overgrown ground

Clearing overgrown ground

Clearing an overgrown area with a line trimmer and a light-excluding mulch.
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