My small farm or chicken in the city

Keeping chickens in one’s own garden – a new trend? – Photo: Moers

Most Germans only remember free-range chickens from their holiday on the eco-farm or from a visit to a petting zoo. This could soon change, because poultry is becoming more and more popular as a pet – even in the city. If one takes a look at the current gardening book publications this at least seems to be the trend.

Westland Horticulture: Organic Garden Care

Gro-Sure Smart Cover was developed for customers looking for a natural, yet easy alternative to weed control. - Photo: Westland Horticulture
Gro-Sure Smart Cover was developed for customers looking for a natural, yet easy alternative to weed control. – Photo: Westland Horticulture

Westland presents three products for the environmentally conscious gardener

Farmers and gardeners are increasingly attentive when it comes to chemical herbicides. Because of health scares around substances like glyphosate, alternatives are rising in popularity. The British producer of garden care products, Westland Horticulture, is one of the brands setting its focus on greener solutions. Here are three of Westland’s latest products for 2017.