Tag Archives: Vegetables

Transition Tynedale’s annual plant swap stall

Transition Tynedale’sĀ annual plant swap stall will be held at the Hexham Farmers’ market will this year be on May 13th 2017. You can take any spare vegetables, or fruit seedlings or seeds to the stall to swap with something you … Continue reading

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What you can do on your allotment in November

Dig, dig and dig this is the priority job of the month the more that you can get done before the end of the year the better. This allows pests to be cleared by either the weather or the birds. … Continue reading

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What you can do on your allotment in August

Now that the gardening season is progressing towards harvest time, all allotment holders and vegetable gardeners should be picking crops busily. As well as preserving gluts (jam, chutneys, pickles, freezing, sharing – beware of friends bearing the overload of courgettes … Continue reading

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What you can do on your allotment in July

June seems to have been a month of either very dry or very wet this year. And with temperatures that have been variable making control in the greenhouse hard. However, we allotment holders need to just carry on and get … Continue reading

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What you can do on the allotment in April

It really should be the start of the busy period of sowing if the weather has been kindly in March and allowed you to get all the preparation done. But despite April being the go for it month there is … Continue reading

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