Fairies With Feathers

Fairies With Feathers

Keeping hens in the garden need not be a horror story – in fact they can be true allies, as biodynamic gardening expert Julie Moore explains Sorry, this content is no longer available on our new website You can view more great Kitchen Garden Magazine content by browsing the menu above.…
The cow's digestive system could revolutionise renewable energy

The cow’s digestive system could revolutionise renewable energy

Scientists look at the way relatively unknown fungi works inside the guts of herbivores in hopes of revolutionising biomass technology. Professor Theodorou, leader of the Agricultural Centre of Sustainable Energy Systems (ACSES) at Harper Adams University, is among the group of scientists researching the potential benefits of these gut fungi. He said: “Renewable technologies are looking to use renewable plant…
Green fingers at the ready

Green fingers at the ready

Are you proud of your garden and what you grow in it? Then enter the North Lincolnshire garden competition for your chance to win £100 The competition is split into seven categories: • Best large garden (over 100 square metres) • Best medium garden (up to 100 square metres) • Best small garden (up to 50 square metres) • Best allotment •…
BLUEBELL WALKS AT RODE HALL

BLUEBELL WALKS AT RODE HALL

Experience one of the finest Bluebell Walks in the North West at Rode Hall and Gardens in Cheshire New for 2016, visitors can enjoy Rode’s carpets of ancient bluebells even more extensively due to the recent discovery and restoration of an old path through the Old Wood, previously used by villagers walking to the House in the 1800s. A magical stroll…
Carbon gold studies show enriched biochar suppresses ash dieback

Carbon gold studies show enriched biochar suppresses ash dieback

Tree care products produced by Carbon Gold have been found to suppress ash dieback in a recent study featured on the BBC’s Countryfile. The research featured on the BBC’s best-loved programme reveals that ash dieback could be more effectively managed and the spread of the disease slowed and potentially halted using Carbon Gold’s biochar-based Tree Soil Improver. The study was…