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A different way to grow potatoes.

These Colleen potatoes were a trial we did in the polytunnel. We covered the ground with newspapers, put the potatoes on the papers and then covered with rushes. They were given the occasional comfrey feed, and this is the result!. We were amazed at the potatoes we got. Some of them are huge!. We will […]

Garden update.

Feels like Summer might be here. Seems like weeks since we had any serious rain. Most of the big tunnel is planted up now. Tomatoes, peppers and aubergines were planted out last week. Also planted out basil and lettuces. Basil was a bit small but it always takes off once its planted out. Dug in […]