THE MODERN MINT BLOG

Jun01

Helping The Honeybee – A New Talk For 2017

Helping The Honeybee A brand new talk for 2017, Darren has always gardened with bees and other pollinators in mind – this talk is a bringing together of all the plants your garden needs to make sure it is nectar rich. First presented at The Ted Hooper Memorial Lecture in 2017, for Essex Beekeepers Association, the ideas for plants in the talk will be written down by Darren ready to be published by Northern Bee Books in 2018. If you want to know how to help the bees, book this talk now! 

May31

One Tree Planted For Every Purchase In June

We will plant one tree, here in the UK, every time you make a purchase online here at Modern Mint in June 2017. Inspired by our Chelsea Fringe project ‘Capture Carbon In Your Garden‘, we will make sure your buying choices have power in this next month. Even if you only buy our cheapest item. Enjoy browsing, tell your eco warrior friends, and help make sure we can get some trees in the ground this month – thank you! Shop Now, For One Tree With Every Purchase.  

May31

Further Reading For ‘Capture Carbon In Your Garden’

Capture Carbon In Your Garden is the title of our 2017 Chelsea Fringe project. To help you find all the information you need about it, check out these links below: Capture Carbon In Your Garden – explaining the project. 5 Ways To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint Capture Carbon In Your Garden – the infographic! Ditch The Power Tools – a favourite blog post! Who Has Inspired Our Project? My Country Is Carbon Negative Use Less Fossil Fuels Dalefoot Composts – Peat Free compost on the TV. Have You Tried A Cycling Gardener? 50 Shades of Sustainability  Buy Once, Buy Well …

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