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Funding for Biodiversity and Recreation Projects - 28th February 2018 (England, Wales and Northern Ireland)

Biffa Awards which are part of the Landfills Communities Fund has announced that grants of between £10,000 and £75,000 are available to not for profit for biodiversity and recreation projects. 148 more words

Funding Updates

Grateful for Plant-loving and Faith-filled Friends

I will admit to having an active imagination. When you combine that with a life-long obsession with the natural world and gardening, I occasionally am struck by big ideas – some might even say wild ideas – pun intended. 1,428 more words

Piedmont Gardening

A return to seasonal food?

You don’t need us to tell you that the cost of food is going up. As the world becomes ever more volatile and unpredictable, the need for people to start growing their own food is becoming greater. 147 more words


Kids grow Pomegranates

Kids think pomegranates are fun to eat with juicy seeds that pop in the mouth, delicious in salads, on ice cream, in baked goods, and vegetable dishes. 210 more words


Why Public Landscaping Matters

Though the average passerby may be unaware of how much careful planning and meticulous creation goes into a city’s public landscapes, landscaping professionals are well versed in why landscaping matters—and what makes it most effective. 489 more words


Kids in a Food Desert

A food desert is an area that doesn’t have large grocery stores selling a variety of healthy foods. Instead, food desert areas have convenience stores and fast food places that sell foods high in empty calories and fat. 201 more words


Very, Very Vancouver

5 November 2017 – (Twice is my limit. You will not be subjected to “very-very-very.”)

Yesterday evening I’m out in my Serious Weather puffy down parka — the one I thought I’d… 843 more words