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Allianz Garden Show Ireland postponed

It is with great regret that due to the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) Allianz Garden Show Ireland will no longer take place 1 –...
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A beginner’s guide to organic matter

When I started growing food on the earth as opposed to container gardening, one of my first conundrums was how to treat the soil....
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Gardening for Beginners – Getting started during spring and beyond

Are you new to growing fruit, herbs and vegetables and looking for some pointers? With ten years of blogging experience, I’ve published over 500...
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Peter Donegan to design ‘Northern Roots Oldham Garden’ at RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower...

Peter Donegan to design ‘Northern Roots Oldham Garden’ at RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2020. Having returned from France and the inauguration of the...
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Zap! How microwaves and electricity are killing weeds – BBC News

"Why are you carpet-cleaning the flowerbeds?" is the question most commonly directed at Jonathan Greatrex and his team at the Glamorgan Council parks department. And...
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Calling all Creative Amateur Gardeners to apply for Bord Bia Bloom 2020!

Bord Bia Bloom festival returns this June bank holiday weekend from 28th May to 1st June in the Phoenix Park, Dublin. With planning well underway, Bord Bia...
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Biodiversity and Climate Change Training Conference

I last spoke with Eanna when I acted as MC and speaker for The RHSI Garden Show at Russborough House in 2019. This time,...
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GLDA 24th International Garden Design Seminar

SPEAKERS ANNOUNCED FOR “SEEDS OF CHANGE – PLANTING DESIGN FOR THE 21ST CENTURY” THE GLDA 24TH INTERNATIONAL GARDEN DESIGN SEMINAR   In a world where climate change is...
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The Growery, Birr: Permaculture Design Course

Where: The Growery, No.1 Oxmantown Mall I Birr I R42 V070 Dates: Weekend 1 – 21st – 22nd March Weekend 2 – 4th & 5th April Weekend 3 –...
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Coillte’s Biking Blitz Is Back!

The 10th edition of the exciting Coillte’s Biking Blitz Series kicks off in February 2020 with events taking place in Wicklow, Limerick, Galway, Dublin,...