The local Council round here has a habit of letting various areas of land get overgrown with weeds before springing into late mowing action. That means every May there’s a […]
.. and encountering certain challenges on the way. The potatoes are producing nice strong greenery this week. There a few tubers each of Rocket and Maris Piper. Rocket lives up […]
Hey, the Weather.. you know you’re not making yourself any friends here. With dire warnings of the invasion of the monster slugs this summer, a week ago I applied slug […]
After a warm, sunny week there was the potential to move young vegetable plants outside this weekend. Unfortunately the weather turned cooler today, so things will need to stay where […]
I’ve got vegetables to grow..
Thankfully, not quite what it sounds like … It was two weeks ago that I followed a specialist chilli supplier’s instructions for germinating their hardcore chilli seeds. Every few days their […]
Cosmetic chillies, wrong radishes and a new use for Kale … One thing I learned last year was the advantage of sowing chilli seeds very early. Instructions on some packets […]