• Top Tips for September

    • General: save seeds for next season. Store over-winter in airtight containers
    • Vegetables: make a plan of your vegetable plot, noting what's growing where. This will be really helpful when planning next year's crop rotation
    • Fruit: to avoid silver-leaf disease, finish pruning stone fruit before mid-September

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  • Honeybee

    Small Hive Beetle found in Italy

    The Italian National Reference Centre for beekeeping has confirmed the presence of the Small Hive Beetle (SHB) in Gioia Tauro, South West Italy. The Small Hive Beetle is a statutory notifiable pest of honey bee colonies across Europe. The SHB is indigenous to Africa but has spread to the USA, Australia, Canada, Jamaica, Mexico and Cuba, where it has proved to be a serious threat to European honey bees.

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  • Fresh Rootz

    Fresh Rootz get set for Channel 4's Sunday Brunch

    Garden Organic is delighted to announce that Fresh Rootz, the café/restaurant based here at Ryton Organic Gardens has been selected as finalists in the British Street Food Finals. The finals take place in Millenium Square, Leeds next week, from Friday 26th to Sunday 28th September.

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  • Peabody in Bloom Winner

    Award for North London Master Gardeners

    Garden Organic’s Master Gardener community food growing project Grow Clyde Road has won the Best Vegetable Garden category, in the 'Peabody in Bloom Awards 2014'.

    The project based on the Clyde Road estate in Tottenham, North London, was launched in March with the aim of bringing the community together with a shared passion for growing their own food.

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Featured Person

  • Our Patron

    HRH The Prince of Wales, our Patron for more than 25 years, is a passionate supporter of our charity’s aim to get more people growing organically.