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Windy Hall, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3JA

Last updated: 05/04/2018

read more A 4 acre fellside garden, with views over Windermere to Coniston Old Man, The garden has evolved over 30+ years with Diane and David doing a lot of ‘talking about it’...

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The Business of Beneficial Insects | Biocontrol | joe gardener®

Last updated: 05/04/2018

This week’s guest is Suzanne Wainwright-Evans, the Bug Lady of Bug Lady Consulting. To say that Suzanne – an entomologist I’ve known for many years and interviewed multiple...

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Store Category

Last updated: 05/04/2018

Edited by Everett M. Hansen, Kathy J. Lewis, and Gary A. Chastagner This new edition will be a trusted resource for a wide range of forestry students and professionals. Edited...

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How, When, And Why You Should Aerate Your Lawn

Last updated: 05/03/2018

Did you know that aerating your lawn can improve drainage? This is just one of the many benefits of aeration. It's a simple process that can make all the difference in the...

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The Wildlife Trusts

Last updated: 05/03/2018

The UK stands on the brink of big changes. Around 80% of our environmental regulations are affected by Brexit, and, as a result, the UK is writing its first farming policy for...

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The Gold Standard

Last updated: 05/03/2018

Robert Olsen founded Goldenstate Landscapes Inc. in 2008 in Camarillo, California, on the cornerstone of an empowered company culture, and on the principles of superior service...

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The One-Third Rule is Bunk (and why we should still preach it like gospel) - For Landscape & Lawn Care Pros

Last updated: 05/03/2018

As a brand new lawn care specialist, one of the first things you learned was to tell your customers to follow the one-third rule of mowing.  What if I told you that the...

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Which are the best gardening gloves? - The Middle-Sized Garden

Last updated: 05/02/2018

Posted By: Alexandra Campbell On: April 29th, 2018 In: Shop As a garden blogger, I’m often given free gardening gloves to review. However, I also buy them, because not all...

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Making every drop count

Last updated: 05/02/2018

‘When the well is dry, we know the worth of water” — Benjamin Franklin Cape Town, South Africa, faced a scary scenario last month: The city of 4 million residents was warned by...

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Farmer shares experiences in cover crop success

Last updated: 05/02/2018

Farmer shares experiences in cover crop success Tom C. Doran AgriNews Publications Apr 27, 2018 Email A pit dug between two different combinations of cover crops allowed field...

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How to attract more wildlife to your garden – Nature Detectives

Last updated: 05/02/2018

Save all your favourite Woodland Trust content in one place. Have fun creating a wildlife-friendly garden. You don’t need a big plot; a few pots or a window box will do. Plant...

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14 Toxic Plants Your Chickens Must Avoid - Hobby Farms

Last updated: 05/02/2018

Your free-range flock loves roaming into the garden and treating the marigolds, squash blossoms and dandelions like an all-you-can-eat salad bar. An abundant supply of fresh...

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