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  • Spring is in the air!

    Published on 20th March 2017 by Felicity

    Spring is in the air; brightly coloured spring flowers are out in bloom and the Weleda gardeners are getting ready to spring into action!

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  • February Garden

    Published on 23rd February 2017 by Felicity

    February sees the slow stirrings of spring starting to show. We start to notice the lengthening days. February 2nd is Candlemas, one of the cross-quarter festivals, when the day/night balance starts to shift and the longer daylight hours lead us gently towards spring’s warmth and light.

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  • January Garden

    Published on 31st January 2017 by Felicity

    For the gardeners up at the field of Weleda, this winter has been mostly a damp and misty time, punctuated with a few bright and frosty days which really lifted our spirits. Even though it can be quite a ‘low’ period for many reasons, it does bring an exciting time for all biodynamic growers.

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  • Recycle that Halloween Pumpkin

    Published on 31st October 2016 by Felicity

    Don't let your Halloween pumpkin end up as food waste! Try this tasty soup recipe that I made the Weleda staff at our recent Michaelmas Celebration.

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  • Nettle harvest!

    Published on 10th June 2016 by Jemma

    Have you noticed how prolific the stinging nettles are this time of year? They seem to have enjoyed the recent weather conditions and are in full flowering mode. We love nettles at Weleda!

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  • Garden in Spring

    Published on 11th February 2016 by Felicity

    The idea of spring is deeply connected within every one of us. It’s a time of new life, possibilities and happy activity. We ‘spring forward’ as the clocks change, spring-clean our homes and get a spring in our step – yet it’s possible to do all this without actually pausing to feel the surge of the most energetic season in the natural world. In an over- complicated modern environment, time spent outdoors, with nature and in fresh air, is a vital antidote to traffic, technology and endless demands on our time.

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