Green credentials

Bourne, Val
February 2007
Garden;Feb2007, Vol. 132 Issue 2, p96
The abstract presents information about gardener Val Bourne's belief that working with nature in a common sense approach is the only way to garden. She believes that eventually all gardeners will be forced to deal with gardening problems in a natural way because eventually there will be problems that chemicals can't solve. Many pesticides have been withdrawn from the market because of the expense of producing them. Bourne's exposure to so many pesticides as a researcher made her wary of using them in her own garden.


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