Monthly Archives: April 2019

Why peat free?

The use of peat by gardeners leads to 630,000 tonnes of carbon emissions each year Peat-free vegetable compost has numerous benefits for gardens and the environment. Stripping peat bogs causes carbon to be released and destroys lowland peat bog habitats. Lowland peatbogs and their wildlife are threatened through peat extraction. The RSPB have been lobbying…