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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 har … Read more

By Andrew
05.05.2022

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

Sowing & growing tomatoes

Sowing & growing tomatoes

OK, so here's the plan. I usually write a fresh monthly article every year on the Vegetable Garden in March (or whatever month it is) but some years are bette … Read more

By Andrew
03.03.2022

What to Grow in the Polytunnel in Winter

What to Grow in the Polytunnel in Winter

Winter in the Polytunnel or Greenhouse We had a number of questions recently on polytunnel growing, particularly whether polytunnels are worth the investment an … Read more

By admin
17.08.2021

Late April in the Quickcrop Garden 2021

Late April in the Quickcrop Garden 2021

We are now very close to being able plant out seedling plants outdoors or to be able sow directly in the garden soil. Please be aware, however, that despite the … Read more

By admin
23.04.2021

Vegetable Seed Sowing Notes

Vegetable Seed Sowing Notes

Although it is still too early to sow anything I thought I would run through some seed sowing notes this week for any new growers who are unsure when or how to s … Read more

By admin
20.01.2021

March 2020 Vegetable Garden Update

March 2020 Vegetable Garden Update

Well, hello there folks. That's been a strange couple of weeks hasn't it? I apologise for the late mail but I have had the luminous vest on since last week as I' … Read more

By admin
27.03.2020