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Growing Parsnips

25th July 2007 I am often asked what is the best method of growing both long carrots and parsnips for the show bench.  There are a number of different ways of doing it from boring holes directly into

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Some Show Pictures

It’s been a few weeks since I last posted anything so here goes.  I must first apologies to all those I took pictures of at

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I have said many times that shallots is not my best vegetable, not by a long shot, I just can’t seem to grow them well

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A look around the plots

The weather has certainly improved over the past week or so and there  are now visible signs of growth all around on the land.  The

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Chelsea Flower Show

I had my annual visit to Chelsea on Monday which is officially Press day and the day that all the Royal family seem to attend

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I have three lots of large onions on the go this year, the ones at the University glass house outside Bangor, there’s another  24 just

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Leeks and Onions

My early sowing of leeks and onions, just as I thought, are now a source of worry.  They were of course intended for the Chelsea

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Cedrico F1 Tomato

I had some disappointing news yesterday when I ordered more seed of Cedrico Tomato, I was informed by the breeder that it was no longer

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What a lousy year  2012 proved to be weather wise.  I have never seen so much rain with the land and my garden completely water

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