After twenty eight years managing our own site in the Scottish Borders, we have acquired considerable knowledge. The topics are:GARDEN YIELDS
The garden yields a massive amount of produce. We have kept detailed records of yield since 2011 and these are shared here.
As much as possible the forest garden at Garden Cottage is a closed system. Here you can see to what extent we are self reliant. This section is still a work in progress.
INTERACTIONS WITH PEOPLE
Garden Cottage is our home as well as Scotland’s leading Forest Garden and the longest established intentional food forest garden in the UK, and we are delighted to welcome visitors to share it with us.
We have been running a Visitors’ Book for a number of years now. Five themes from the New Economics Foundation are used to interpret what Visitors say.