Garden jobs for Autumn

It definitely feels as if Autumn has arrived and for many people the dark nights and chilly days mean there’s a temptation to spend less time in the garden.  However, there’s plenty still to do and it’s important to make sure you find the time to get on with the Autumn jobs – for the…

Control garden pests without reaching for the Roundup

We all want friendly insects like bees and worms in the garden to keep our plants pollinated and the soil in good condition, but sometimes other pests come along which can wreck havoc in our lovely outdoor spaces. While your first instinct might be to reach for the insecticide, I believe it’s always best to…