• Top Tips for October

    • General: protect worm bins from winter cold. Insulate them or move them into a warmer spot
    • Vegetables: lime soil where brassicas will be grown next season. Use slow release dolomitic lime
    • Herbs: check rosemary shrubs for rosemary beetle. Remove adults and larvae when seen

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  • Our Founder

    Lawrence Hills, a freelance journalist and keen organic grower, founded our organisation in 1954. He was passionate about promoting the potential of the herb comfrey as a natural fertiliser and the benefits of organic growing as a whole.