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Prevention is better than cure….. especially when there isn’t one!

Last October, this is what happened to my tomato plants: And this is what happened to the tomatoes: One minute, the tomatoes were ripening nicely and my biggest concern was how to keep the critters from demolishing them. The next … Continue reading

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Under the big cloche: mangetout

While it was still bright and sunny this afternoon/evening, I managed to get a bit more potting up done. Earlier in the day I had decided to buy some more potting compost from my local garden centre rather than driving … Continue reading

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