Tips and hints and stories about tending and harvesting fresh herbs and vegetables

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Gardening with an injury

Simple vegetable gardening activities to do when injured

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(Photo credit: Olga Yastremska) A run of bad luck, followed…
Autumn vegetable fritters

Vegetable fritters with garden pesto

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Autumn vegetable harvest recipe These vegetable fritters…
Tomato chilli jam recipe

Make it as spicy as you like Chilli Jam

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At the close of Summer tomatoes are flowing and chilli is…
vegetable garden care

How to care for your vegetable garden after it is planted

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When you first plant a vegetable garden, the time, effort…
Fresh garden herbs

Vegetables and herbs you can grow all year

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There are many vegetables and herbs that can be grown all…
garden to plate

How to know when your vegetables are ready to harvest

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One of the questions I am often asked by my customers after…
from vegetables to fruit trees

Outstanding results delivered from a family vegetable garden

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A Case Study - Part 2 12 months after starting a vegetable garden This…
Benefits of a vegetable garden

The surprising benefits of growing vegetables at home

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A case study  12 months after starting a family vegetable garden This…
Zucchini pollination

How to grow zucchini in the vegetable garden

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Plant, Grow, Harvest and Cook Zucchini Summer would not…
crate vegetable garden beds

How to work out the best vegetable garden beds for your home

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Over the last six years our vegetable garden has evolved with…
Stuffed squid

Stuffed Baked Squid Tube Recipe

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The film crew from Vasili's Garden TV recently filmed our…
summer garden preparation

What to do now in the vegetable garden

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Summer vegetable garden preparation (Image: Vision House Photography) October…
mulch for garden

What is the best mulch for a vegetable garden?

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A comparison of commonly used mulch Mid Spring is a good…
soil

Four things you need to know about vegetable garden soil

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  Is your garden soil ok to grow vegetables? What…

The best variety of popular Summer vegetables

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Reliable varieties of Summer vegetables Have you browsed…