Category Archives: Vegetables

Slug trap

Slugs are a jolly old nuisance. I have often sprinkled around the garden lots of Quash Slug and Snail bait, but with limited success.  It is a pet and wildlife friendly product but it does break down in rain or … Continue reading

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Making compost

If you were to read a book about making compost, it all sounds very technical, complicated and the average person would be put off giving it a go. It has to be easy or we won’t do it. There is no … Continue reading

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Planting a new raised bed vegetable garden

Welcome to my new vegetable garden.  Over the coming season I will update this blog and explain what I’m doing, why, and tell you about the successes and problems I encounter. I have never had a garden of this size before, … Continue reading

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Grow and eat your own vegetables

VEGETABLE GARDENS & STRAWBERRIES (photo credit by Jennifer Walker ) Do you want to grow your own vegetables this year but your garden is damaged with silt or you will have to move sometime to a new property? Use a … Continue reading

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