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Jenny Steel is a Plant Ecologist and Author who has been specialising in Wildlife Gardening for almost 30 years.  She gives occasional talks and teaches workshops around the UK. Contact Jenny to find out more. She is also a Director of the Garden Bird Food company JUST ADD BIRDS

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This week's in depth information - find out more about feeding your garden birds.

Jenny's Forthcoming Wildlife Gardening Events for 2018 ......... 

  • April 10th 2018 An illustrated talk for the South Shropshire Branch of the RSPB - Birds, Bugs and Beasts - Bringing a Garden to Life.

  • April 25th and 26th Two workshops and an evening talk at the Castell Henllys Iron Age Village Visitor Centre in Pembrokeshire.

  • May 15th 2018 An illustrated talk for the Kingswood Trust, Shropshire. Details to follow.

  • June 21st 2018 An illustrated talk for Cressage Gardening Society - Gardening for Pollinators.

  • July 17th 2018 An illustrated talk for the Qube Social Group, Oswestry - My Life with Wildlife.

  • See more events.......

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Jenny's Blog - Dinchope Diary - Life in a Wildlife Garden

As usual for the time of year my garden wildlife diary for February seemed to be dominated by the weather. At first the mild conditions at the start of the month here lulled me into a false sense of security as snowdrops burst into bloom all over the garden ........ Read More


Blog Archive 2012-2016 - Nature's Garden

The Nature's Garden Blog Archive documents seasonal changes and the wildlife Jenny saw between 2012 and 2016 in her wildlife garden in Shropshire, plus observations from other gardens and trips abroad ........ Read More

The Wildlife Garden at The Crib

The Wildlife Garden at The Crib, South Shropshire was created in 2005 from a existing small garden and an adjacent small field. Read more about the garden and see lists of some of the wildlife that has made it's home there ........ Read More

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Jenny Steel was a Plant Ecologist Researcher at Oxford University and has been a specialist in Garden Ecology for almost 30 years. You can see more wildlife photos from around her wildlife garden on her Wildlife Gardening Photo Website and you can also see more of Jenny's Nature Writing on this link

Updated March 19th 2018


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