THE MODERN MINT BLOG

Feb10

Save Ryton Organic Gardens!

There seems to be some underhand shenanigans going on here.

Bob Flowerdew is threatening to resign.

We face losing the UK’s cornerstone organic garden.

So please take a look at what is going on via the Facebook group…. go on! Go Now!

Save Ryton Organic Gardens!

Feb06

Garden Design Trends 2018

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Today we will be looking at Garden Design Trends in 2018. Just so you are in the know about what is cool and what is not cool in the 12 months ahead…. For the past like, million years I have shared my thoughts on what the gardening industry tell us the latest trends are going to be. If you are interested, you can see here the garden design trends for 2017. Or take a peek at my favourite of all the posts I have written – Alternative Garden Design Trends. This is my individual take on what the latest garden design …

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Feb06

Northern Forest – UK Plans For 50 Million New Trees

Well now, this is interesting…. UK Plans 50 Million New Trees in Northern Forest Likely? See the pitfalls? We love the idea and wholeheartedly support as much tree planting as possible. But are seriously doubtful that this is more than a sticking plaster solution to England being so vastly ‘under-treed’…. or should that be ‘overfelled?’ Yet whether this idea happens or not, all we ask is that you please make sure you plant as many trees as you can in your garden!

Feb02

Comedy In Essex With Some Plant Based Jokes

Comedy In Essex! Just a quick shout out to anyone in Essex who wishes to support the work of some necessary charities – Children With Cancer First Step The National Autistic Society To raise money for these charities I will be telling some jokes, alongside some fantastically funny and wonderful comics, on February 10th. Details on the poster below and you can get your tickets here… Yes, book my tickets for good laughs and to support these charities now! Look forward to seeing you, your friends or just some random folk you have told about this event and encouraged along – …

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