Plotting for the Future: Peat Free Compost

Plotting for the Future: Peat Free Compost

Allotment holders and some members of Bisley Climate Action Network (BisCAN) gathering in the sunshine on Saturday 14 August for the annual allotment gathering “Plotting for the Future – the contribution of growing to our sustainable future” at which...

Visit by North Somerset Council Garden Waste Team

BCCS has many visits by researchers, community groups and others, and on Tuesday 27th July the Garden Waste team of North Somerset Council came to us and South Cerney CC as part of their research into community composting schemes, considering the issues and potential...

Go Peat-Free! Make your own potting compost mix

Many gardeners are still swayed, by advertising and easy availability, to buy commercial peat-based potting and seed composts. There is no need to do this.  You can buy good commercial peat free composts such as Sylvagrow and Dalefoot, or, even better, you can make...

ChalCAN benefit from BCCS compost for Grow Your Own Campaign

BCCS supports climate action and in early April Chalford Climate Action Group created 50  container kits with tubers in each to schools and playgroups in Chalford to encourage children to “Grow Their Own”. They wait to see the results!