Author: Hugh Collins

COMMUNITY BEEKEEPING

Rather ironically given the thousands of bees typically in each hive, beekeeping itself appears a rather solitary hobby. Swaddled in protective, noise-dampening clothing and with the loud hum of buzzing bees for company, it isn’t exactly the perfect place for conversation. None of the chatter over courgettes that you might find in a communal garden […]

WHY ORGANIC?

Now call me radical, but I don’t think that trudging through a harshly-lit supermarket, stooping and stopping to pop cellophane-strangled courgettes or sausages