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Bord na Móna UK (BNM UK) is offering special promotional prices on its popular RSPB endorsed Vital Earth Multi Purpose compost during April and May to co-incide with the charity’s announcement of a £4 million consumer advertising campaign during th...

RHS Chelsea 2014 ticket give away

Our Vital Earth brand of peat-free compost now leads the peat reduction market, we are giving away Chelsea Flower Show tickets online. This is to celebrate our sponsorship of Vital Earth The Night Sky Garden, a garden designed by David and Harry Ri...

Bord na Mona is giving away tickets for RHS Chelsea 2014

David Rich, who at 23 is the youngest ever garden designer to have a show garden at the Chelsea Flower Show is working with our Vital Earth peat-free compost to create a stunning Night Sky Garden concept. Working with his brother Harry (26), this f...

Which? Test features Vital Earth Tub and Basket Compost

In the April 2014 issue of Which? magazine, Composts for Containers were on Test. Which? tested 22 widely available composts, bought in four different parts of the UK. As a result, Vital Earth’s peat-free Tub and Basket Compost was awarded a...

Planting plan announced for Chelsea 2014

Planting plans for Vital Earth The Night Sky Garden, the Bord na Móna UK show garden at Chelsea which features its peat-free compost brand, Vital Earth, have been unveiled by designers, Harry and David Rich of Rich Landscapes. Having won gold for t...

Organic Soil Improvers to give your soil some TLC

Whether or not you were affected by the recent flooding, your garden has really suffered in the wet weather. Nutrients in the soil have been washed away by the rain, leaving it unproductive. Now’s the time to restore soil vitality by digging in or...

Things to do in March

As the days lengthen and a stronger sun dries out the soil, planting can begin and the gardener’s year gets underway. The secret is to watch the weather.  Take advantage of the dry spells but don’t be fooled into thinking spring has completel...

See Us in the Night Sky at Chelsea!

David Rich, who at 23 is the youngest ever garden designer to have a show garden at the Chelsea Flower Show is working with our Vital Earth peat-free compost to create his stunning Night Sky Garden concept. Working with his brother Harry (26), this...

Light gardening lowers risk of developing kidney stones

Four hours of light gardening a week is enough to lower the chance of developing kidney stones by nearly one third, researchers have found. The condition can be incredibly painful and even require surgery. Researchers have recommended that four ho...

New Contract with Nature

‘A New Contract with Nature’ underpins everything we do. It informs our day to day actions. It helps us see our future and determine the steps we must take to get there. The post New Contract with Nature appeared first on The Greener Gardene...

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