If October starts warm it can provide a nice breathing space, to catch up late harvesting, saving seeds and generally getting the garden ready for the winter.
Peat-based compost is contributing to the destruction of peat bogs and to global warming.
I have been burying tea bags in the garden, all in the name of science.
This is what the wild, self-seeded comfrey plant outside my front door looked like last week.
So… we have a few hundred more mouths to feed, as I went to a Master Composter…
We know that microbeads are a problem for ocean life; it seems obvious to me that they’re not going to be any better for soil life.