Monthly Archives: January 2016

Perennial Vegetable Podcast at The Guardian

Well, I never expected that my fascination with perennial vegetables would lead me to the London HQ of The Guardian (for overseas readers this is one of the UK’s leading newspapers). However, out of the blue came an invitation to … Continue reading

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Will it grow?

That was the question from the puzzled looking greengrocer in the market the other morning.  I was buying a celeriac and as he apologetically told me that it still had leaves on, I replied that it didn’t matter, but was … Continue reading

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Harvests from the garden in 2015

I have just spent some time totting up the time spent in the garden last year and the yields: Harvests from the garden in 2015   Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Total % Onions 57 477 19 245 798 7 Cooking greens … Continue reading

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WordPress’s statistical review of 2015

WordPress – the blogging software this blog uses prepares an annual report on the statistics for the year, clicking on the link below brings you to it. The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. … Continue reading

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