Nuture your soil

If you have ever had the pleasure, and let’s face it, the privilege of working with soil, you will no doubt know just how good it can feel. But, whilst words can rarely describe the feeling of increased well being when taking care and mak ...

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Keeping 1.5C alive

For many, a gardener, the simple act of working the soil is an enormously hopeful one: by growing, we commit to the future. It’s clear, that individual and collective action here in Scotland can and will count when it comes to our climate emergency. For g ...

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Catching on?

"If people are empowered to take responsibility for greenspaces like this, it's not just the gardens that thrive, it's the communities."   J.J Chalmers BBC Gardeners WorldThis growing in your community thing is finally really catching on with a spotlight ...

Community-empowerment

Growing strategies

'Grow Your Own' has never had it so good; Covid-19, Brexit and the climate emergency have all contributed to an increase in demand for locally grown food and many new entrants to the growing scene.. Our Community Empowerment Legislation also necessitates ...

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Better Outdoors

As the majority of restrictions have been lifted we’ve tweaked the COVID 19 Better Outdoors resources to reflect a relaxation in the guidelines but we’d urge you to maintain some distance, keep up with regular hand washing/sanitising, glove use and worki ...