PAN UK and Garden Organic working together

2018-03-20T10:07:08+00:00 March 20th, 2018|Tags: , , |

As the only UK charity focused on tackling the problems caused by pesticides, we are pleased to announce our new working relationship with Garden Organic, the country’s leading organic growing charity. Both organisations actively campaign to promote safe and sustainable alternatives to pesticides. Our combined expertise - whether in organic [...]

Pesticides found in ‘bee-friendly’ plants

2017-07-10T16:39:46+00:00 May 30th, 2017|Tags: , |

by Professor Dave Goulson, Sussex UniversityTake a walk around your local garden centre and you will see a mouth-watering range of gorgeous plants on display. You might note that some are specifically labelled as pollinator or bee-friendly, with a picture of a cartoon bumblebee on the label. The Royal Horticultural Society [...]

Is Your Garden Dangerous?

2017-07-10T16:40:14+00:00 April 12th, 2017|Tags: , , |

by Nick Mole, Policy Officer, PAN UK It's National Gardening Week, a time for people to get out in their gardens, enjoy the spring weather and get those ornamental beds looking good in time for summer. But, there are some things that have no place in a garden. You're probably [...]