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How to deter carrot root fly


Monty demonstrates how to sow carrot seed and shares tips on protecting your crop from carrot root fly with a combination of physical barriers, companion planting and later sowings.

Do it: spring-summer

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plant 24/11/2011 at 15:29

great thank you

toby10 24/11/2011 at 15:29

thanks monty

bobfromtheband 24/11/2011 at 15:29

Another worthwhile watch.

moonsongbirmans 24/11/2011 at 15:29

Last year I grew my carrots in an old bath on the allotment, it was so successful that I have now acquired 2 more baths. The carrot fly can't fly high enough to get into the bath.

It is so great to have Monty back!

gardenerbest 24/11/2011 at 15:30

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