"If you are crazy enough to want to eat nettles then join me at South Court Environmental group's Nettle Nosh Night at Abington Lodge Barn on Wednesday 23rd march from 6.30-830pm. Could be a good way to use up this pernicious weed and not feel…"
"I think fruit makes it all worthwhile-its usually pretty trouble free and you can eat it right away! I have got a new plot from a neighbour this year-wants to share her garden in exchange for some produce. First I have to dig up the turf-have laid…"
"Haven't actually started any gardening yet-just have a feeling we will get more snow in February! But I had a gardening "fix" yesterday as I began a class in garden history at Kelmarsh Hall. Its run by the WEA over 10 weeks and costs…"
"Rob, sorry i don't understand enough about technology to leave a comment on your site so here is the recipe: Fennel and apple salad:2 florence fennel bulbs, 4 dessert apples( Ellisons orange, Belle de boskoop, or Egremont Russet), dressing; 1…"
"Just received a flyer for our local Apple day on 17th October. Its hosted by South Court Environmental's Apple cause group . Its at Wilsons orchard, off magnolia Close on Billing Road East, Abington vale, from 2-5pm. Produce sale, apple…"
"As i have had to curtail outdoor activities due to a leg injury I am hoping to do some more chutney making. i have loads of windfalls but still have apple and raisin chutney from last year. Have seen a good recipe for beetroot chutney somewhere, but…"
"The weather forecast is a bit grim tonight-possible grass frost, so have been harvesting pumpkins,butternut squash and courgettes, sweetcorn will probably survive.Had plans to visit Canons Ashby as they have a food fair and harvest festival this…"
a group of students from Moulton is off to Glee this week. Its a horticultural trade show at The NEC in Birmingham. sadly i can't make it but found some hispi and durham early cabbage in Wyevale garden centre today. As they had three for the…"