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Cold compost is left alone to do its thing, which requires no labour but does not give first-rate results. Hot compost is a managed process that produces crumbly black gold better than anything you can buy in bags, and making it can be great fun!
Whether you're deciding how to layout your garden, which plants to grow or identifying bugs you've recently spotted, our plans gallery, plant growing guides and pest identification guides have all the information you need:
Modern dwarfing and semi-dwarfing rootstocks have helped to limit the final size of fruit trees, and when these rootstocks are combined with training the trees as cordons the outcome is an impeccably behaved orchard that packs flavoursome variety into a remarkably tight space...