Farming or land manager readers among you will probably scoff at the title of this post but for many of the population being able to spend any considerable time in the outdoors seems to be a real struggle. Computer or desk based jobs are often blamed along with the age-old ‘I’ve got too much goingContinue reading “Can you get outside for one hour every day in November?”
Today is ‘World Environment Day’, the UN’s way of reminding us that we should be aware of environmental issues and be activists for the natural world, not just passive observers. It has been held on 5th June since 1974 and is now marked in 143 countries across the world. Every year there is a differentContinue reading “World Environment Day”
Who ever said slugs are ugly?! Here’s a picture of a rather wonderfully patterned leopard slug (Limax maximus) spotted in the garden on Saturday (photo credit Holly Betts on my camera). Also known as the great grey slug.