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Fruit and veg job checklist

31 - 6 April 2014

It's time to...

  • Sow seeds of dwarf and climbing beans in deep pots or cardboard toilet roll tubes filled with compost
  • Plant new asparagus beds
  • Continue planting potatoes, shallots and onion sets
  • Feed spring cabbage with a high-nitrogen fertiliser
  • Remove forcing jars from rhubarb plants and let them grow uncovered
  • Sow seeds of the following crops outside or under cloches: carrots, beetroot, broad beans, salad onions, cauliflower, cabbage, Brussels sprouts, spinach, leeks, lettuce, rocket, coriander, mixed salad or stir fry leaves, radish, turnip, peas and mangetout, lettuce and Swiss chard

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