Have a flick through Kitchen Garden Magazine…

Latest from Kitchen Garden Magazine…

Episode 100 – The Last 100 Years in Gardening with special guests Terry Walton and Gerald Stratford

It’s a big milestone episode this week as we hit our 100th podcast!  To celebrate, we have a special episode featuring a fascinating discussion of the last 100 years of gardening as well as interviews with Radio 2’s Terry Walton and the lockdown sensation that is Gerald Stratford. Special guest Gerald Stratford is a veteran gardener whose photo of his…

Courgette? You Bet!

If you’re new to growing veg, courgettes may look like they could be a difficult crop to grow. The truth is, says Tony Flanagan, they’re one of the easiest and (be warned!) one of the most prolific. I’m not sure exactly when courgettes started to become a popular veg but for many years now they have been a supermarket constant.…

NATURE ON YOUR DOORSTEP!

The RSPB has launched Nature on Your Doorstep, a project designed to inspire and advise everyone on how to turn their outdoor spaces into havens for wildlife – whether it be a garden, balcony, yard, or community green space. This project, made possible by a three-year commitment from Barratt Developments, the UK’s largest housebuilder, comes after a year in lockdown…

Survey the UK’s mammals from your garden this year

Public urged to build on positive relationship with nature made during Covid lockdowns For the first time, wildlife charity People’s Trust for Endangered Species (PTES) is running its Living with Mammals survey throughout all of 2021, starting this week. PTES saw record-breaking numbers of volunteers taking part last year, thanks to more people being at home and having the time…
Nature is the theme of this year’s Mental Health Awareness Week

Funding for green social prescribing helps communities recover from COVID-19

At least 7,500 people will be connected to nature for their health and wellbeing, thanks to 10 innovative green social prescribing projects across the country, funded by cross-partnership Thriving Communities Fund.  These projects will seek to unlock the potential of green social prescribing for people in their communities especially those most impacted by COVID-19 and health inequalities, helping them realise…