• the Horticultural Therapy Trust awarded by The Telegraph

    20 November 2013

    In the UK, the Horticultural Therapy Trust has received a Highly Commended in the “Gardening Against the Odds” awards for 2012.  The awards are given annually by The Telegraph newspaper to gardens that demonstrate inspirational qualities; triumph over adversity, such […]


    11 November 2013

    At Hort Phoenicurus in Cardedeu, we try to create a space which is not only productive but also beautiful. We want it to be productive, because our vegetables feed the thirty or so families which belong to the cooperative “Cardedeu Autosuficient”, a very exciting local initiative which unites responsible consumption and production.

  • UK training course in setting up a community garden…

    7 November 2013

    If you are thinking about setting up your own community garden, or looking for further information to develop an existing garden, the UK Federation of City Farms and Community Gardens is holding a training course about ‘Setting Up a Community […]