Gardening

May your garden grow

It can be no surprise that May is the favourite month for many gardeners as the garden is still fresh with emergent growth and flowering promise and very little is in decline.

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Health & Wellbeing

Gardening as therapy: spend some time in the garden to improve your wellbeing

Research shows that getting out into your garden can enhance your creativity, reduce stress and is great for you in many other ways.

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Urban gardening

Love your scruffy edges

When thinking about gardening in urban spaces, don't forget that there is a community of wild plants out there looking for a home; a scruffy little patch where a seed can land and a wild plant can grow.

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Gardening

Spring forward to spring

The clocks have gone back fueling Spring’s leap forward, and the vivid fresh green tones of emergent foliage looks so delicious it almost makes the mouth water...

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Systems Thinking

Systems change starts in your back yard

Systems thinking shows us that the smallest of actions has a lasting effect on the world. And taken together, many small actions add up to great effect.

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Hiring

We Are Hiring: Front-end Web Developer

We are hiring a front-end web developer. Come and work with imby.bio to build an amazing app to help people bring nature back in their environment.

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imby

When the garden becomes your office... the joys of research!

Designing an app to help people tackle a completely offline activity like gardening creates a challenge for the imby team. User centred research helped us create the first version of the imby app and now we need to hear what you think of it - sign up for testing now.

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Gardening

Spring is here! Time to get out into the garden...

We have made it through the winter and spring time is officially here! Time to ease ourselves into the season of gardening ahead with just a gentle task or two.

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imby

Find your urban green space

It’s not all about gardens, it’s about how every space connects in an ecosystem - from window-boxes to Royal Parks, all urban green spaces are important.

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imby

Introducing imby – what can I do in my back yard?

imby was born from a simple question: as a city dweller who cares about the environment, what can I do to bring nature into the local, urban spaces in which I live?

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Wildlife Gardening

Slugs have feelings too

You’ll know you’re a real wildlife gardener when you can agree that “There are no pests, because everything in my garden is a source of interest and enjoyment”.

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Wildlife Gardening

A view from the garden - people and wildlife can coexist

A wildlife friendly garden can be a beautiful and functional space for people too - the distinction between the value of open spaces to people or wildlife should be removed.

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