Growing Poplar Trees

Two years ago my husband took some cuttings from a poplar tree and placed them in my vegetable garden to see if they would grow. I wasn’t very happy when I found out where he had planted them as the cuttings were taking up valuable vegetable planting land. However, two years on the cuttings are … Read more

What To Put In A Compost Bin

The compost bin can be filled with kitchen and garden waste. Waste products can be categorised into green and brown waste. Equal amounts of green and brown waste are needed in order to make good compost. Green Waste Fruit peelings. Vegetable peelings. Tea bags. Coffee grounds. Grass cuttings. Old flowers. Dead plants. Plant prunings. Weeds. Animal manure. Brown … Read more