Tag Archives: potato

Potato Day and Seedy Sunday

Wow what a busy weekend – and no time for gardening! Saturday was Heart of England Organic Group‘s annual potato day – always on the first Saturday of February if you want to put it in your diary for evermore. … Continue reading

Posted in Gardening shows, Organic gardening, Permaculture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Potatoes 2016

I thought I’d write short reviews of the crops I grew this year and ideas of what i want to do differently next year. So I’ll start with the potatoes I harvested a few weekends ago. They were Sarpo Mira, … Continue reading

Posted in Organic gardening, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What to do with 175 tomato plants?

See. the packet of seed was 2 years old this year – and that’s my rule to avoid non-germination disappointment. 2 years and then chuck them away. So, I thought, may as well sow them all. Then I sat down … Continue reading

Posted in Chickens, Organic gardening, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment