Support for Ukrainians: listed by country

UKRAINE HELP Ready2Rock Landscaping from Scotland have been in Ukraine for a while now transporting people to the border so they can leave Ukraine. You can contact Paige or Ready2RockLandscaping on Facebook to arrange help. Telegram has a number of groups/channels available with information for Ukrainians who need to leave Ukraine. There is a list of different city groups offering […]

Get prepared to host a refugee

As a host, you will have a few responsibilities to your Ukrainian family. Although the government pretty much advises that you can apply and forget, I don’t think this is a particularly good approach. You obviously care enough to want to help so I am sure you’d be happy for a few suggestions on how to prepare for your guest’s […]

Support and services for Ukrainians in the UK

There are a number of new and established charities, support services, and other help available for Ukrainians once they arrive in the UK. Actually, some are accessible before that. I am going to attempt to note some of those things down here so you can either share this with a Ukrainian you support or use the list yourself. First, you […]

Ukraine Refugee: How to match with a host

First off, I am so sorry for what is happening to your beautiful country. We stand with Ukraine and will do everything we can to bring as many Ukrainians to safety. We are also working on translations for this website to make it easier for people to find the help they need in their own language. Hopefully, we can get […]

Remote job sites to help Ukraine refugees

After hours and hours of research into where you can find Ukraine refugees to match with and host in your home, I am back here at my computer at 3 am because I cannot sleep and I want to be able to do more to help. Trawling through all of the Facebook posts in groups to support Ukrainian refugees I […]

How to match with and host a Ukraine refugee

This post is absolutely off-topic and I apologize for that. I have been watching the war unfold since it began and I have absolutely amazed seeing other small businesses use their goodwill and current online platforms and communities to get aid to those in Ukraine. Some particular examples that stand out are PATROL who have/plan to drive out numerous vehicles […]

The best forestry spades for planting

There are clear best forestry spades for planting any kind of tree. They are not your regular garden spade, they head of the spade is much smaller and curved to cut the ground much more easily. The same spades are used throughout the year and on all different kinds of terrain. The only time these bad boys won’t work is […]

Littledean near Eyemouth

We have spent a fair amount of time on the Littledean sites near Eyemouth. We are currently working on some spraying here, but planted many of the compartments too. Eyemouth is in the Scottish Borders, but is still about 1.5 hours drive from home. Planting There were a mix of trees going into this site, it was such a huge […]

Keeping it green with Octopus Energy

There are a number of energy plans with Octopus Energy, and although Octopus state upfront that they might not be the cheapest, we found the price to be the best available to us. We went with the Super Green plan which meant that our gas usage was also offset by Octopus Energy. Octopus also use sustainable energy suppliers for their […]

The best forestry gloves

After a fair bit of time in the industry, and plenty of gloves tested, we think it is time to share our findings and let you know what we think are the best forestry gloves. This article contains Amazon affiliate links. This means when you buy a product through our link we earn a little bit of money – at […]