Monthly Archives: November 2015

Glut of Sweetcorn

Planning the Plot – What to Grow?

Growers often spend a lot of time planning rotations and reading seed catalogues (or checking the web) but the first thing you should do is to decide what you want to grow and how much.

Storms, A Door and Dry Stone Walls

Storm after storm but getting a bit of DIY done. The damage sheep can do to walls and the cost of repairs.

Sarpo Potato Offer

Fantastic EXCLUSIVE offer for us on Sarpo Potatoes new Trial Packs.

Win a Fruit Press & Crusher Worth £315!

We are running a fantastic competition this month to win a Cross-Beam Fruit Press (12l), Crusher, and Straining Bag, from our partners at Harrod Horticulture worth £315!

Changing the Countryside

They're not making any more land and what we do use is being exhausted by intensive farming globally. There will come a point where we will need to better use the marginal lands and uplands if we're to eat.

More Thoughts on Food Waste

Some more thoughts on food waste that led me to think about how we produce food here in the UK and it's eventual end.

TV Chefs & Food Waste

Most of us who take an interest in food and agriculture have been aware that much of the food we produce and buy is just wasted. But it takes a celebrity chef and a TV programme to get everyone talking.

November 2015

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