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We all know capsicums as the vegetable that can be eaten fresh or cooked; or used to add flavour to a huge range of dishes, from Asian stir fries to Mediterranean dishes and Mexican chilli beans.
 
Is it worthwhile growing your own?
 

Trees Social Distance Distance Too

It’s not just humans who are having to social distance at the moment. This is something that trees have been doing for hundreds of years, for the same reasons, to protect themselves.  We might be trying to protect ourselves from the dreaded COVID-19 and its variants, but trees are thought to stay a distance from each other to prevent the spread of leaf eating insect larvae.

 
DIstance Learning does not always mean being stuck on your computer. 
 
Did you know insects and plants love ivy? It may have a bad reputation, but actually it's a safe harbour and food source for many creatures.