Jul
8
2020
Sarah Young

A beginner’s guide to foraging – Part 3: foraging on the coast

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Posted Jul 8 2020 by Sarah Young of Ethical.net
Mussels : foraging on the coast

Part 3 of the beginner’s guide to foraging introduces us to foraging on the coast, covering everything from marsh samphire to mussels and much more in between. Read more …

Jul
1
2020
Sarah Young

A beginner’s guide to foraging – Part 2: common edible weeds and wild plants

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Posted Jul 1 2020 by Sarah Young of Ethical.net
Nettles : one of many common edible weeds

In Part 2 of a beginner’s guide to foraging from our friends at Ethical.net, we learn which common edible weeds and wild plants can make their way to our plates. Read more …

Jun
24
2020
Sarah Young

A beginner’s guide to foraging – Part 1: the basics of foraging

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Posted Jun 24 2020 by Sarah Young of Ethical.net
Wild garlic : a beginner's guide to foraging

We share a first instalment of a beginner’s guide to foraging from our friends at Ethical.net, starting with the basics of when and where, and the importance of safety and sustainability. Read more …

May
20
2020
Sarah Young

The 12 principles of permaculture: a way forward

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Posted May 20 2020 by Sarah Young of Ethical.net
National Permaaculture Convergence Hulme

We share a guest post from Ethical.net, in which Elizabeth Waddington sets out the twelve principles of permaculture. There’s plenty more to it than gardening, we promise! Read more …

May
6
2020
Sarah Young

How to make your own sustainable cleaning products

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Posted May 6 2020 by Sarah Young of Ethical.net

Wondering how to make your own sustainable cleaning products? Our friends at Ethical.net are here to help, with useful tips galore and a recipe for homemade apple cider vinegar. Read more …

Apr
22
2020
Sarah Young

How and why to grow a food forest in your garden

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Posted Apr 22 2020 by Sarah Young of Ethical.net
Food forest gardening diagram

With many of us taking steps to grow our own food right now, some for the first time, our friends at Ethical.net set out how and why to grow a food forest in your garden. Read more …

Mar
4
2020
Sarah Young

A guide to composting: methods for composting outdoors

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Posted Mar 4 2020 by Sarah Young of Ethical.net

Are you ready to make compost in your back garden? From hot to cold composting and more besides, our friends at Ethical.net share how you can make the most of composting outdoors. Read more …

Feb
12
2020
Sarah Young

A guide to composting: methods for composting indoors

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Posted Feb 12 2020 by Sarah Young of Ethical.net
Composting indoors

Thought not having a garden meant there was little point in composting? Think again! Having covered the basics of composting in Part 1 of the series, Ethical.net take a look at different ways of composting indoors. Read more …

Dec
13
2019
Sarah Young

A guide to composting: the fundamentals

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Posted Dec 13 2019 by Sarah Young of Ethical.net
"Compost happens" photo by Toni Reed via Unsplash

We share the first part of Ethical.net’s guide to composting, covering the fundamental principles of turning your food waste into a wonderful soil fertiliser. Read more …

Nov
27
2019
Sarah Young

How to start a small garden in your apartment (Part 2)

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Posted Nov 27 2019 by Sarah Young of Ethical.net
You can create a windowsill herb garden in your apartment

Just what can you grow indoors? Plenty, it turns out. Ethical.net continue their guide to starting a small garden in your apartment. Catch up with Part 1 here. Read more …

Nov
13
2019
Sarah Young

How to start a small garden in your apartment (Part 1)

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Posted Nov 13 2019 by Sarah Young of Ethical.net
The beginnings of a small garden in an apartment

Living in an urban flat with no access to outdoor space and yearn for greenery? Our friends at Ethical.net have got it covered with their guide to how to start a small garden in your apartment. Read more …

Apr
9
2019
Sarah Young

Repair & maintain: how to keep your beloved clothes in your life for longer

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Posted Apr 9 2019 by Sarah Young of Ethical.net
Keen to repair your clothes? You're not alone!

Keen to repair your clothes? You’re not alone! We hear from the team at Ethical.net about the growing mending movement challenging fast fashion.

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