Insects are attracted by profusely flowering plants such as the hot-lips salvia, while bug and bee hotels offer them the chance to stay and to hibernate. Similarly, the small pond attracts newts and frogs and a nearby pile of old wood and tiles gives them somewhere to over-winter.Continue reading Fruit, Veg & Wildlife in a Smaller Garden
The Big Picture: why do we need to go Plastic Free? Plastic-Free July is a great time to start or continue down your journey to cut out single-use plastic. I’m sure many of you are keen to do this, but when faced with supermarket aisles full of plastic, it is very hard not to justContinue reading How to go #plasticfree Part 1: Plastic-Free Kitchen
Marvellous Mammals or River-Dipping are perfect ways to get the kids engaged in their local environment during #SustFest19. Harpenden Town Council writes about their wonderful events being run as part of #SustFest19.Continue reading Harpenden explores nature for SustFest19
In our modern, global world our food systems play into almost every big issue on earth; air and water pollution, soil depletion and loss…Continue reading Do you eat food? Then you can change the world.
Rothamsted Conference Centre, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 2JQ Saturday 21st April 2018 FINAL CALL FOR SPEAKERS Do you have an inspiring idea or a motivating experience to share about how to live more sustainably? The 2018 Sustainable St Albans Week launch event, “Our Planet Our Future – Inspiring Action” is looking for people of all ages andContinue reading Final Call For Speakers – Our Planet Our Future Event At Rothamsted Conference Centre On 21st April 2018