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Ready, steady, sow

Ready, steady, sow

Ready, steady, sow April 2013 Well, Easter at the end of last month and the beginning of this was not the best for gardeners, but luckily since then the weather… Read more »

Grow your own – it’s not too late

Grow your own – it’s not too late

Grow your own – it’s not too late! Spring may be late this year, but there is still plenty of time to grow your own. In fact, waiting and sowing… Read more »

Gardening news – bees, fruit & veg and heavy metal

Gardening news – bees, fruit & veg and heavy metal

Read the latest gardening news here. Neonicotinoid debate goes on Neonicotinoids have been in the news a lot lately, with the EC calling for a 2-year ban on the use… Read more »

Do you grow your own? BBC Two needs you!

Do you grow your own? BBC Two needs you!

Do you grow your own fruit, veg and flowers and do you know what to do with them? Are you the complete kitchen gardener? Producers at BBC Two are creating… Read more »

Beating Blue Monday

Beating Blue Monday

Beating Blue Monday Today is Blue Monday, apparently the most depressing day of the year. According to research, people working in horticulture are less likely to be affected (see our… Read more »

Gardening memories of 2012

Gardening memories of 2012

Gardening memories of 2012 2012 was full of gardening memories, not least because of the almost never-ending rain and lack of sunshine. A while ago we asked our Twitter followers… Read more »

Mission accomplished  – January 2013

Mission accomplished – January 2013

Mission accomplished – January 2013 Mission accomplished, despite the wet autumn last year and over the majority of the festive period I still managed to finish my winter digging at… Read more »

A Beginners Guide to Growing a Veg Garden

A Beginners Guide to Growing a Veg Garden

A Beginners Guide to Growing a Veg Garden Why grow veg? For me it’s ultimately about cooking, with the added incentive of being in nature in a way that I… Read more »

Carole Patilla

Carole Patilla

Guest blogger Carole Patilla writes about her love of all things artichoke! Giants of the garden “What’s that huge, gorgeous silver-leafed thing?” is one of the most frequently asked questions… Read more »

Alison Levey

Alison Levey

Guest blogger Alison Levey writes about her vegetable eating and growing experiences and the satisfaction of growing sweetcorn from seed… The joy of sweetcorn I have to begin this post… Read more »