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Bucks Buzzing at the Bucks County Show 2019

Bucks County Show

Bucks Buzzing went to the Bucks County Show this year asking you what you loved about nature, with seeds and activities to get your garden...
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Bug Buddies Seed Collecting

Bucks Buzzing recently teamed up with the Buckinghamshire & Milton Keynes Environmental Record Centre to do some seed collecting with the Olney Infant Academy.
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Wildflowers Buckinghamshire

Chesham Wildflower Verges

In 2017, Chesham Town Council began a trial project to change the management of local road verges and develop areas of wildflowers.
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Bucks Buzzing Chiltern Rangers Wrights Meadow Centre

Urban Mini-Meadows

This case study comes from Chiltern Rangers, a social enterprise working with local communities to provide practical habitat management of the woodlands, chalk grassland, commons, ponds and chalk...
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My Concrete Jungle

My late father used to call it a yard as nothing grew in our back garden. It used to stand year after year pretty much...
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William Harding School Gardening Club

The young members of William Harding School Gardening Club wanted to improve wildflower habitats around their schoolyard, so they used the wildflower seeds they received...
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Ashridge Bug Hotel

Bugging out in Ashridge

Among the beautiful woodlands and meadows of Ashridge Estate, they have also built a large and luxurious bug hotel that provides accommodation for all sorts...
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Road Verge Bee Orchids Milton Keynes (Bucks Buzzing)

Milton Keynes Road Verges

In Milton Keynes changing the numbers and timings of grass cuts such as on this road verge outside a Council depot is allowing more flowers...
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Kettlewell Farm Cultivated Margins (Bucks Buzzing)

Wildflower Margins

We have a small 400 acre mixed farm on Cotswold brash which has been in CSSS and HLS for 16 years. We have extensive margins...
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Letting the Garden Grow

I have a small garden and this is what I have always done/am doing: never use any pesticides or chemicals leave wild plants to flower...
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Pitstone Bee Orchids Castlemead (Bucks Buzzing)

Castlemead Bee Orchids

Rare and beautiful plants can show up in even the most unexpected places!
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Berry allotment - submitted by Lisa (Bucks Buzzing)

Berry Allotment

We have a family allotment where we grow healthy fruit and vegetables. We always sow loads of flowers for the pollinators so our vegetables are...
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Garden Makeover Gerrit Max (Bucks Buzzing)

Garden Makeover

I currently have a summer house and a 5000 liter pond with plenty of goldfish but I have been making plans to re-do the garden...
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Berkhampstead Field – Chesham Wildflower Sites

Following discussions about the health of wildflower sites across Buckinghamshire and the publication of the State of the Environment Report, Chesham Town Council has begun...
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Widmer Fields – Grange Area Trust

Widmer Fields lie within the Chiltern Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and are classified Green Belt. The Grange Area Trust has adopted a structured Land...
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