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'A role model': how Seville is turning leftover oranges into electricity | Renewable energy | The Guardian Holidays In April, Audley Travel, Stuff To Do, Things To Do, Seville Spain, Andalusia, Moorish, Spain Travel, World Heritage Sites
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'A role model': how Seville is turning leftover oranges into electricity

Pilot scheme will use methane from fermenting fruit to create clean power for city water plant

‘Reservoirs of life’: how hedgerows can help the UK reach net zero in 2050 | Environment | The Guardian Study Site, Bullfinch, British Wildlife, Second World, Natural Wonders, The Guardian, Habitats, Environment, Zero
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‘Reservoirs of life’: how hedgerows can help the UK reach net zero in 2050

They store carbon and are havens for wildlife – it’s no wonder experts are calling for the UK’s hedge network to be extended

Bat boxes, 'greened' streets and bug hotels: Barcelona embraces its wild side | Barcelona | The Guardian Barcelona, Hotels, Permaculture, Science, Animal Kingdom, Food, Eten, Barcelona Spain, Flag

Bat boxes, 'greened' streets and bug hotels: Barcelona embraces its wild side

The spring lockdown brought butterflies and biodiversity to the Spanish city, and inspired a reimagining of its relationship with nature

Why hawthorn is the perfect tree for small gardens, and five varieties to plant  | The Telegraph Lyme Park, Country Life Magazine, Paradise Pictures, Isle Of Arran, Cairngorms National Park, Richmond Park, English Countryside, How Beautiful, Beautiful Scenery
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Why hawthorn is the perfect tree for small gardens, and five varieties to plant

A mystery tree spotted in a Suffolk hedgerow turns out to be the ideal all-rounder for small plots

How a 'tree mortgage' scheme could turn an Indian town carbon neutral | Global development | The Guardian Economic Environment, Cash Crop, Human Rights Issues, Carbon Neutral, Indian Village, Tree Roots, The Guardian, Trees To Plant, Vulnerability
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How a 'tree mortgage' scheme could turn an Indian town carbon neutral

Kerala villagers are reaping the benefits of a scheme that pays them to leave their trees rooted, reducing risk of deforestation

I confess to being a long-term sceptic of the permaculture bed-building technique called hügelkultur, in which waste wood is used as the base layer in compost-filled mounds. But change is good, and I find myself on the verge of hugelling... Vegetable Garden Planner, Veg Garden, Garden Beds, Vegetable Gardening, Wood Waste, Garden Spaces, Diy Garden Decor, Autumn Trees, Growing Vegetables
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How to Make Hugelkultur Beds for Growing Vegetables

I confess to being a long-term sceptic of the permaculture bed-building technique called hugelkultur, in which waste wood is used as the base layer in compost-filled mounds. But change is good, and I find myself on the verge of hugelling...

How to make strawberry gin and cinnamon bun gin. Christmas Food Gifts, Homemade Christmas Gifts, Homemade Gifts, Strawberry Gin, Flavoured Gin, Gin Recipes, Peppermint Bark, Grow Your Own Food, Get Excited
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Pimp Your Gin: Flavored Gins to get Excited About!

How to make strawberry gin and cinnamon bun gin.

Pears make a fine tree with beautiful blossom for cheering up a dull lawn, trained against a wall or grown in containers... Pear Cider, Images Of Colours, Planting Plan, Organic Matter, Tree Images, Green Backgrounds, Fruit Trees, Summer Salads

How to Grow Pears

Pears make a fine tree with beautiful blossom for cheering up a dull lawn, trained against a wall or grown in containers...

Learn how to build a rain garden that captures rainwater runoff from hard surfaces such as a roof or pavement for irrigation or to reduce water pollution Diy Herb Garden, Garden Plants, Veg Garden, Garden Fun, Garden Types, Organic Gardening, Gardening Tips, Vegetable Gardening, Veggie Gardens

How to Build a Rain Garden to Capture Runoff

Learn how to build a rain garden that captures rainwater runoff from hard surfaces, such as a roof or pavement, for irrigation or to reduce water pollution.

We were given the set of drawers to take to the dump. But it occured to me that if we drilled holes in it it would do very well for a produce store. We have a huge amount of apples to process each year and now we have a smart way to store some of the best ones right through to January. Old Drawers, Set Of Drawers, Backyard Vegetable Gardens, Very Well, Permaculture, Apples, January, Advice, Gardening
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How To Make A Smart Apple Store From A Set Of Old Drawers

We were given the set of drawers to take to the dump. But it occured to me that if we drilled holes in it it would do very well for a produce store. We have a huge amount of apples to process each year and now we have a smart way to store some of the best ones right through to January.

Using stems of beautiful, flexible shrubby dogwood (cornus) in the garden. This is the ultimate eco tool, it can be used to weave raised beds, obalisks, baskets and more. It looks fantastic with winter flowers in Christmas displays but it is a great free source of edging and pliable enough keep straw in place when bent over tender plants to winterize them. Farm Pictures, Garden Pictures, Sustainable Gardening, Christmas Displays, Garden Planner, Winter Flowers, Do It Yourself Projects, Autumn Garden, Diy Garden Decor
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Using Dogwoods (Cornus) In The Garden

Using stems of beautiful, flexible shrubby dogwood (cornus) in the garden. This is the ultimate eco tool, it can be used to weave raised beds, obalisks, baskets and more. It looks fantastic with winter flowers in Christmas displays but it is a great free source of edging and pliable enough keep straw in place when bent over tender plants to winterize them.

How to choose the best flowers for pollinators, why flat flowers like Yarrow and Sedum are so useful for them, the fragrances that they love, the colours that they can see and the native plants that encourage them most. Farm Pictures, Garden Pictures, Diy Garden Decor, Garden Ideas, Sustainable Gardening, Sensory Garden, Garden Planner, Veg Garden, Bugs And Insects
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A Simple Guide To A Pollinators Paradise

How to choose the best flowers for pollinators, why flat flowers like Yarrow and Sedum are so useful for them, the fragrances that they love, the colours that they can see and the native plants that encourage them most.

Our apple tree is the heart of our garden, but because it is an old one it needs quite a bit of attention. This video explores all the bugs that visit it in the course of a year, both beneficials and pests and how we keep it productive year by year organically. Farm Pictures, Garden Pictures, Sustainable Gardening, Save Our Earth, Allotments, Garden Planner, Veg Garden, Orchards, Companion Planting
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Perfect Apples Every Year

Our apple tree is the heart of our garden, but because it is an old one it needs quite a bit of attention. This video explores all the bugs that visit it in the course of a year, both beneficials and pests and how we keep it productive year by year organically.

We were given the set of drawers to take to the dump. But it occured to me that if we drilled holes in it it would do very well for a produce store. We have a huge amount of apples to process each year and now we have a smart way to store some of the best ones right through to January. Old Drawers, Set Of Drawers, Backyard Vegetable Gardens, Very Well, Permaculture, Apples, January, Advice, Gardening
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How To Make A Smart Apple Store From A Set Of Old Drawers

We were given the set of drawers to take to the dump. But it occured to me that if we drilled holes in it it would do very well for a produce store. We have a huge amount of apples to process each year and now we have a smart way to store some of the best ones right through to January.

Demythologising the process of composting, the greens, the browns and how easy it is to make this wonderful,free resource for the garden. Farm Pictures, Garden Pictures, Diy Garden Decor, Garden Ideas, Save Our Earth, Garden Planner, Starting A Garden, Composting, Botanical Art
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Simple Composting

Demythologising the process of composting, the greens, the browns and how easy it is to make this wonderful,free resource for the garden.

Sloes are the sour, little blue black coloured fruit from the Blackthorn bush, not nice to eat they are gorgeous as a flavour for gin. Sloe gin is a delicacy, a foodies delight with an aroma straight from the hedgerows, drink in small glasses as a liqueur. Garden Planner, Veg Garden, Grow Together, Permaculture, Hot Sauce Bottles, Gin, Homesteading, Foodies, Saving Money
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How To Make Exceptional Sloe Gin

Sloes are the sour, little blue black coloured fruit from the Blackthorn bush, not nice to eat they are gorgeous as a flavour for gin. Sloe gin is a delicacy, a foodies delight with an aroma straight from the hedgerows, drink in small glasses as a liqueur.