soil and compost

The Vegetable Garden in May

The Vegetable Garden in May

05.05.2022

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 har … Read more

By Andrew
05.05.2022

The Vegetable Garden in April

The Vegetable Garden in April

08.04.2022

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

Soil health, plant feed & pruning fruit.

Soil health, plant feed & pruning fruit.

09.03.2022

I know I have looked at soil and plant feeds a number of times over the years but, for the benefit of new growers, I think it may be helpful to cover it again … Read more

By Andrew
09.03.2022

How to plant a bare root hedge

How to plant a bare root hedge

26.01.2022

I'm not sure what the weather is like where you are but it has been dry in the Quickcrop garden for the last week which means the soil is dry enough to work. As … Read more

By Andrew
26.01.2022

The Vegetable Garden in October

The Vegetable Garden in October

06.10.2021

Preparing the garden for winter I know I mentioned feeding your soil in some detail at the end of August but it really is the best thing you can do for your gar … Read more

By admin
06.10.2021

September Seeds & Super Soil

September Seeds & Super Soil

31.08.2021

September in the Vegetable Garden Following our article on Autumn sowing for the polytunnel (17th August), we have had a number of requests for information on o … Read more

By admin
31.08.2021

Plant feed for Container Growing

Plant feed for Container Growing

28.05.2021

Hi folks, I hope everyone had a good weekend. I don't know what the weather is like with you but we finally had a beautiful summer weekend with plenty of heat an … Read more

By admin
28.05.2021

Seed & Potting Compost Review

Seed & Potting Compost Review

28.01.2021

I thought it might be a good idea to follow last week's mail on sowing seeds with some notes on seed and potting compost. It might seem like a boring subject but … Read more

By admin
28.01.2021

November Tips in the Vegetable Garden

November Tips in the Vegetable Garden

20.11.2020

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

September 2020 in the Quickcrop Garden

September 2020 in the Quickcrop Garden

02.09.2020

It is incredible just how fast the season slips by, I can't believe it's September already! The final part of the season got away from me a bit (broken coll … Read more

By admin
02.09.2020