Tag Archive for 'vanessa adams'

Growing vegetables in raised beds

May 9th, 2010 by Richard Lord

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“Insect Hotels” improve a garden’s biodiversity and provide refuge for pollinators and pest controllers

May 8th, 2010 by Richard Lord

Just as many gardeners place bird boxes in their garden, increasingly gardeners provide suitable habitat for beneficial insects that pollinate trees and vegetable crops, and control pests.  Garden centres sell attractive “insect hotels” that can be furnished with dried twigs and leaves to provide a refuge for insects that gardeners wish to attract to their […]

The Little Tree Project at St Martin Primary School

May 7th, 2010 by Richard Lord

“The Little Tree Project’ idea came about with my children at Primary School,” said Vanessa Crispini-Adams at the Tree Warden’s Lunchtime presentation on 27 April 2010. “Primary Schools have amazing grounds but because of a lack of funding and a lack of time they cannot make the most of the facilities they have.” Vanessa Crispini-Adams’ […]

Planet Guernsey Update

December 2nd, 2009 by Vanessa

It is now two years since the release of the hugely successful Planet Guernsey publication. With the world’s eyes on Copenhagen, Dr Andrew Casebow and Professor Nick Day from the Climate Change Section of La Société Guernesiase will take us through the latest scientific research and the ongoing global debates and negotiations. If you are […]

Guernsey Earth Hour

March 25th, 2009 by Vanessa

G-CAN is encouraging the Guernsey community to take part in a global phenomenon this weekend to raise awareness of climate change. Earth Hour which takes place from 8.30pm to 9.30pm on Saturday 28th March has grown into a worldwide initiative spearheaded by the World Wide Fund for Nature and the UN.