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Garden birds, squirrels and fruit crops

By Adam Pasco in Grow & eat
Sometimes wildlife crosses the line between welcome resident and unwanted nuisance. Continue reading...
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Grow Yourself Healthy: July

By Adam Pasco in Grow & eat
I've never known greenhouse tomatoes to grow so quickly, with the tips of most plants already reaching the roof. Each is carrying four or five trusses of fruit [...] Continue reading...
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Harvesting soft fruit

By Pippa Greenwood in Grow & eat
Today I ventured into the currant bushes with my harvesting bowls. I soon realized that one of the blackbirds was sitting, watching me at work. Continue reading...
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Growing veg in containers - garden pests

By Kate Bradbury in Grow & eat
Regular readers of this blog will know that I'm a bit of a soft touch when it comes to 'pests'... Continue reading...
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Growing dwarf French beans

By Pippa Greenwood in Grow & eat
I adore these juicy, tender beans and would much rather tuck in to a home-grown crop than imported varieties, shipped all the way from Egypt or Kenya. Continue reading...
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Grow Yourself Healthy: May jobs

By Adam Pasco in Grow & eat
Things really move up a gear in May when you're growing your own. With a greenhouse bulging at the seams, I can't wait for the risk of frosty nights to pass [...] Continue reading...
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Dealing with aphids

By Pippa Greenwood in Grow & eat
The outcome of the prolonged cold remains to be seen, yet I'm convinced that the aphids starting breeding earlier than ever this year. Continue reading...
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Growing rhubarb

By Adam Pasco in Grow & eat
Putting bread and butter pudding to one side, I have two favourite puddings made with supplies from my garden - gooseberry fool and rhubarb crumble. Continue reading...
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Growing veg in containers

By Kate Bradbury in Grow & eat
The Gardeners' World Grow Yourself Healthy campaign is all about growing your own fruit and veg - no matter how much space or experience you have. Continue reading...
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Grow Yourself Healthy 2011

By Adam Pasco in Grow & eat
Last year, Gardeners' World magazine ran a campaign called Grow Yourself Healthy, encouraging readers to grow their own fruit and veg. The campaign was so successful we're bringing it back... Continue reading...
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