Grow Organic: A Reluctant Gardener’s Surprising Evolution

Grow Organic: A Reluctant Gardener’s Surprising Evolution

  It’s strange how something that seems insignificant can have far-reaching effects. One night I went to a student party with a friend. Thirty years or so later I began to grow organic food. No, you haven’t missed something – all will be explained. I liken my transformation to the Butterfly Effect, from the Chaos Theory: “It has been said that something as small as the flutter of a butterfly’s wing can ultimately cause a typhoon halfway around the world.”…

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Composting – it can save you money! — Written by Jonathan White

Composting – it can save you money! — Written by Jonathan White

For many people, composting is just an alternative way of dealing with rubbish. It prevents the garbage bin from getting full and smelly. It’s also a way of disposing of grass clippings and leaves, which saves many trips to the garbage depot. Whilst these things are valid, they are not giving compost the full credibility it deserves. Compost can be very valuable when used in the right way. I have a completely different way of looking at compost. To me,…

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