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    The War Between Trees and Grasses by Howard Thomas: The Book I wished I’d had as an Undergraduate.

    What drives the author to spend time on the piano to re-establish calm or why did the song The Teddy Bears’ Picnic leave an unsettling feeling as a child? These comments are just some of the fascinating thoughts which make this biological history of an ‘edgy relationship’ so personable. Howard Thomas’s recent book The War […] More

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    Black-grass: the farmer’s nemesis

    Visit an arable farm in England, particularly in its central and Southern parts, and ask the farmer what their number one problem is on their farm. They will most likely tell you it is black-grass. More