Posts tagged: Gardening

We Talk Bees Needs with Sarah Raven

We Talk Bees Needs with Sarah Raven

This week, the 9th to the 15th of July, is Bees Needs Week 2018, coordinated by Defra. It is a yearly spotlight on the food and housing needs of our bee species - of which there are approximately 220 different species in the UK! The week is just one part of a wider National Pollinator Strategy.

We caught up with bee-loving gardening author and TV presenter Sarah Raven to get her top tips on gardening for Bees Needs. 

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Creating a Buzz in the Garden

Creating a Buzz in the Garden

A solitary bee on a dandelion. This Easter weekend, despite the reassuringly British forecast of showers and sunny spells, many of us are eager to get out into the garden. It’s a great opportunity to think about how to make your patch a haven, not only for yourself, but for...

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OUR FAVOURITE BEEKEEPING BOOKS

OUR FAVOURITE BEEKEEPING BOOKS

Teal making the most of winter by swotting up in the office (this book was actually Emily's 30th birthday present from the team, she was very pleased with it!). We love everything about books, the fish & chip takeaway reminiscent smell of new books, the musty odour of old books and...

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