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

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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

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

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

Stuffed Baked Squid Tube Recipe

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?

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…
Pumpkins growing

How to ensure your pumpkin produces fruit to harvest

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Have you grow pumpkin plants and not had any fruit to harvest?…
seed germination

How to decide if seeds are best raised indoors or direct in the garden?

Some of the most often asked questions by Kitchen Garden…
between seasons

5 things to do in your vegetable garden in preparation for Spring

Spring commences next week and as usual I am very pleased to…
propagation over Vegepod

How to use a Vegepod as a greenhouse substitute

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As the end of Winter approaches, a hint of good weather prompts…
underplant fruit trees

Things you can do to promote the growth of healthy fruit trees

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Customers and members of the A Fresh Legacy community often…
bean seedling

How to grow vegetables from seed with success every time

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I grow about ninety percent of our vegetable garden from…