Why grow your own? - References

 

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Climate Change

The Times on climate change on Mars

 

Grain Production

New Scientist on grain production and UG99 (3.4.07)

 

Strawberries

Independent on strawberries (14.2.07)

BBC on strawberries from Spain (16.3.07)

 

Bees and pollination

wildchicken on wildlife gardening for bees

 

Guerilla News Network with interesting discussion on what is happening with bees (lots of references) (2.5.07)

 

De Spiegel on disappearing bees (22.3.07)

Telegraph on bees and fruit crops (31.3.07)

Guardian on bees (12.4.07)

Independent on bee problems (15.4.07)

Telegraph on disappearing bees (16.4.07)

Guardian on helping bumblebees (20.4.07)

BBC on disappearing honey bees (24.4.07)

 

Bumblebee Conservation Trust

The biology of the honeybee

 

Farmer's Markets

Find a Farmer's Market near you.

 

Food Security

Telegraph on Biofuels & food shortages (19.4.07)

Dig for victory during WWII (19.2.07)

 

Food miles

DEFRA executive summary on Food Miles (July 2005 PDF)

DEFRA website on food miles

 

Garden grabbers

Find out about garden grabbing

 

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