Tomatoes: How to Grow Your Best Crop Yet

Jul 26 , 2019

Tomatoes: How to Grow Your Best Crop Yet

It’s deep mid-winter in our part of the world right now and we’d rather be by the fire warming up with a nice cuppa than shivering in the garden. The best garden job at this time of the year is, t...

A Frame, Not A Border

Jul 03 , 2019

A Frame, Not A Border

Borders can be incredibly useful. They keep things in, they keep things out. Borders are what we naturally gravitate toward when we garden – we want to protect our precious plants. But borders are...

The Tyranny of Sticks

Jun 28 , 2019

The Tyranny of Sticks

There’s a certain charm about building protection for your precious crops with sticks and stakes you’ve got lying around. We’ve done it ourselves, trying to save our asparagus from the wild ducks ...