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Growth begins again.

The forecast was for 12 degrees celsius here today and I can well believe it. Went for a walk earlier and it was mild enough to only need a sleeveless jacket, even that was too much when I’d walked a bit. Lots of new growth visible on flowers and in the production garden. The winter […]

Ragged Jack Kale.

Kale is one of the hardiest winter vegetables. It can be grown outdoors or in the polytunnel. We have been growing this variety for about six years from our own home-saved seeds( Brassicas will cross with other varieties of brassicas so only save seed from one variety at any one time). The flavour of kale […]