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Pickled Cucumbers - Types of Pickles

Pickled Cucumbers - Types of Pickles

The humble cucumber is perhaps the single most popular food to use for pickles, so much so that over in the States the word ‘pickle’ pretty much means ‘pic … Read more

26.07.2022

Do I need a Greenhouse or Polytunnel?

Do I need a Greenhouse or Polytunnel?

Greenhouses and polytunnels are both structures that allow for regulation of climate and enable you to grow a wider range of vegetables, fruits and plants … Read more

16.06.2022

How To Grow Tomatoes In Containers

How To Grow Tomatoes In Containers

Tomatoes can be grown in containers like pots, planters, growbags, and hanging baskets, they may not be the easiest plant to grow at home but they are definitely … Read more

By admin
07.06.2022

The Vegetable Garden in May

The Vegetable Garden in May

I was looking back on my diary and, while we are still probably behind by a couple of weeks, this Spring is nowhere near as cold as last year where we had hard f … Read more

By Andrew
05.05.2022

Essential Garden Tools

Essential Garden Tools

As the garden is currently in the process of springing into life and we have 'work' to do, it might be a good idea to have a look at some of the essential garden … Read more

By Andrew
25.04.2022

The Vegetable Garden in April

The Vegetable Garden in April

I don't know what it has been like for you but March has been a relatively dry month in my garden which meant I was able to do a bit more outside than I normally … Read more

By Andrew
08.04.2022

Vegetable Seedling Care Guide

Vegetable Seedling Care Guide

This week I am covering seedling care and in particular, what we can do if we need to delay planting out for any reason but have seedling plants ready to go.Now … Read more

By Andrew
23.03.2022

Pest prevention in an organic garden

Pest prevention in an organic garden

It might seem a bit premature talking about pest control in mid March as we have very little in the ground but I think it is worth learning how to avoid some com … Read more

By Andrew
16.03.2022