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Netting Over Raised Bed

With crops that you have to sow directly like carrots, horticultural fleece will help if the weather turns cold. On my raised beds I use netting above some crops to protect against birds. The netting has a side effect of … Continue reading

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Winter Pruning

It’s still not too late to do some pruning of you fruit trees and bushes. Here are some thoughts from a “proper gardener” George Anderson:- Winter Pruning. Pruning is done to remove dead, dying and diseased branches, and allow light … Continue reading

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February Tips

Starting Seeds in Low Light Even starting seeds off indoors or under heat in a greenhouse can be a bit tricky. The problem is lack of daylight hours. The days are getting longer but we’re quite a way off the … Continue reading

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