Tag: no-dig method

Charles Dowding an inspired Gardener

August 29, 2017 Off

Everything a beginner gardener needs to know I came across Charles Dowding on the internet whilst researching alternative ways of growing fruit and vegetables. Immediately his ‘No-Dig’ teachings fired my imagination. Then I read his book ‘Gardening Myths and Misconceptions’. The thing about gardening and veg growing is that everyone’s done it all before, so…

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To Dig or Not to Dig

March 9, 2017 Off

To Dig or Not to Dig? Is digging your vedge patch the best way forward? It’s been on my mind that turning over the soil releases carbon dioxide (CO2) into the atmosphere, which in turn is harmful to the stratosphere, this effects the Ozone layer and if the ozone layer is damaged my plants will fry,…

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