Gardening Blog

Starting seeds early in the season

Starting seeds early in the season

As we are probably all itching to begin the growing season, I thought it might be helpful to talk about starting seeds off early and how to give the best chance … Read more

By Andrew
26.01.2022

How to plant a bare root hedge

How to plant a bare root hedge

I'm not sure what the weather is like where you are but it has been dry in the Quickcrop garden for the last week which means the soil is dry enough to work. As … Read more

By Andrew
26.01.2022

The January vegetable garden

The January vegetable garden

Well, here we go again, another new year and another new season beginning in the vegetable garden! I really do love the fresh start a new season brings. Past blu … Read more

By Andrew
25.01.2022

Supporting wild birds over winter

Supporting wild birds over winter

If you were alive 144 million years ago, you wouldn't need to worry about providing winter food for wild birds because you would have been on the menu yourself. … Read more

By admin
09.11.2021

Stuff for gardeners to do in winter.

Stuff for gardeners to do in winter.

Firstly, my apologies for my absence over the last couple of weeks. We have been trying to get our new website finished and it is taking forever. I am confident … Read more

By admin
02.11.2021

The Vegetable Garden in October

The Vegetable Garden in October

Preparing the garden for winter I know I mentioned feeding your soil in some detail at the end of August but it really is the best thing you can do for your gard … Read more

By admin
06.10.2021

September Seeds & Super Soil

September Seeds & Super Soil

September in the Vegetable Garden Following our article on Autumn sowing for the polytunnel (17th August), we have had a number of requests for information on ou … Read more

By admin
31.08.2021

Mid July Vegetable Garden Update

Mid July Vegetable Garden Update

Pollinating Sweetcorn As you may know from previous mails I am growing sweetcorn in the polytunnel this year as part of our video project. I thought you might li … Read more

By admin
12.07.2021