Wye Valley Hike 7th July 2013

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A circular walk that was to take us around the Wye valley visiting three points of interest, churches that varied in construction and history. We followed the walk from Herefordshire Life January 2009 edition. We met Dayakaran at Kings Caple … Continued

Bee friendly pest control

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From a  Soil Association article by Ben Raskin:- “If you, or anyone you know, is currently using bug sprays with neonicotinoids, here are our top five tips for controlling pests while staying on the good side of our furry flying friends. … Continued

Aloe vera

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Aloe vera is a real mother plant that anyone can grow in their home.  It does not need a lot of sun, or much watering; and it keeps producing baby plants that you can detach and pot on.  You can … Continued

Bee-friendly app

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Life for pollinating insects such as bees, butterflies and moths is increasingly difficult, with many species numbers in decline. We are asking you to record the insects that visit your garden to build our understanding of which plants are most … Continued