Category Archives: Biodiverstiy

‘Food For Free’ and the Bees

I have a friend who is both a chef and a bit of a gardener and forager.  He runs a blog called ‘Food is Free‘ where he writes up recipes he has cooked using ingredients sourced growing wild.  Even though … Continue reading

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Earth Overshoot Day

It’s the first of October today.  Three more months to go until the new year.  But not for the planet.  September 27th was this year’s ‘Earth Overshoot Day’, calculated by the Global Footprint Network.  ‘Earth Overshoot Day’ is the date … Continue reading

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Thoughts from FOE Conference, Day 3: Biodiversity

Having now had a little more time to gather my thoughts and do some internet research, it’s time to talk about Tony Juniper and Paul De Zylva’s talk on biodiversity that I attended on day 2 of the national Friends … Continue reading

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