Vegetable Growing Blog Articles & Tutorials

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

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

The Vegetable Garden in March 2021

The Vegetable Garden in March 2021

Apologies for the lack of mail last week. Our course/video project is already in full swing and takes an astonishing amount of time. You can see the elaborate se … Read more

By Andrew
09.03.2022

Getting the season under way

Getting the season under way

It is still early days for sowing but there are a few plants that you can start off now, especially if you are lucky enough to have a greenhouse or polytunnel. S … Read more

By Andrew
16.02.2022

Growing tips for beginners

Growing tips for beginners

Last week the blog included some tips on starting a new vegetable garden and, judging by the emails I received (thank you), a number of you found it very helpful … Read more

By Andrew
11.02.2022

How to plan a vegetable garden

How to plan a vegetable garden

No doubt most of you have your gardens all beautifully prepared for the Spring and are raring to go but there may be some of you who are looking at expanding you … Read more

By Andrew
02.02.2022

Starting seeds early in the season

Starting seeds early in the season

As we are probably all itching to begin the growing season, I thought it might be helpful to talk about starting seeds off early and how to give the best chance … Read more

By Andrew
26.01.2022

The January vegetable garden

The January vegetable garden

Well, here we go again, another new year and another new season beginning in the vegetable garden! I really do love the fresh start a new season brings. Past blu … Read more

25.01.2022

The Vegetable Garden in January 2021

The Vegetable Garden in January 2021

As someone who makes a lot of mistakes, I have to say I absolutely love a clean slate. I can literally drag myself to the end of the year yet emerge completely t … Read more

By admin
08.01.2021

November Tips in the Vegetable Garden

November Tips in the Vegetable Garden

I feel a bit guilty about my post last week where I said there was nothing to do in the November garden so I thought I would offer a few tips today. It is true t … Read more

By admin
20.11.2020