Edible and useful plants nursery in Belper
Our nursery site at Belper Lane End is open by appointment only. We are selling at events this autumn.
Next event: Ferment! Festival, Whistlewood Common, Saturday 24 September. Full details on our About page.
Earthed Up! is a workers co-operative in Belper, Derbyshire.
We sell and deliver quality peat free composts from Dalefoot and Melcourt SylvaGrow.
- And what is in your compost?Not peat! Certainly not from 2024. You must have seen. You’ve heard the news, right? Maybe you heard us shout “About bloody time!” “Sales of peat for use on private gardens and allotments will be banned in England from 2024,Continue reading “And what is in your compost?”
- A Time to plant and a time to uprootAs we trudged back from our blackberry picking yesterday my daughter said ‘ that was the best walk ever…’ Admittedly, we did stop at the pub halfway round and we came home full of blackberries and with stained bright purpleContinue reading “A Time to plant and a time to uproot”
- Plenty of food, we just need places to grow it!Starkholmes Allotments We’ve grown plants aplenty. To allow them to flourish into abundant crops, they find homes in gardens. If there are more gardens there is more food, if there’s more plants, can there be more gardens? Not quite. ThereContinue reading “Plenty of food, we just need places to grow it!”
- Regenerative farming – a comment piece from Andy CatoAndy Cato of Wildfarmed has published a comment piece in the Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2022/aug/05/diverse-farming-climate-wildfarmed-groove-armada There are some eloquently expressed truths about our current dominant food system. Andy Cato is co-founder of Wildfarmed. He is also one half of Groove Armada SoContinue reading “Regenerative farming – a comment piece from Andy Cato”
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