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50 kg of seed potatoes

50 kg of seed potatoes

Not just late, very, very late … but finally the giornaledibarganews vegetable garden actually has something vegetable in the ground – 50 kilos of seed potatoes to be precise. But first the area had to be secured against the marauding porcupines.  Wooden posts were put up and an electric fence strung up around the field. […]

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No-plant, Dig-only: Cold Dressing

No-plant, Dig-only: Cold Dressing

The NO-PLANT,DIG-ONLY vegetable garden methodology has liberated my freezer and fridge from their horticultural storage duties and hence the accommodation is now a little too ample for my six cans of lager and year old bag of frozen peas. Therefore I have decided to optimize the space by converting them into summer wardrobes. On a […]

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No-plant, Dig-only: Aspiring Little Greens People

No-plant, Dig-only: Aspiring Little Greens People

Many youngsters who are being forced-fed vegetables by their parents and overzealous school dinner ladies have contacted me to express their support for the NO-PLANT, DIG-ONLY vegetable garden. Many have asked for more details on how to get their parents involved and maybe even start a school horticulture project with obligatory integration of the produce […]