Monthly Archives: March 2016

How to improve your soil

Digging and forking through the soil allows you to loosen any compaction, remove weeds and debris as well as providing the perfect opportunity to add the organic matter. Plants need good soil conditions if they are to give the best results. Improving the soil with plenty of organic matter in the form of compost helps…
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Grow some of your own this year

It's good to see finally some of the big supermarkets now selling some fruit and veg from producers which doesn't quite meet the perfect 10 in looks. Until recently, supermarkets were routinely rejecting produce from farmers which didn't have the look expected for it's aisles. Ugly veg tastes just as good! The debate as to…
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