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British seasonal food in April

Seasonal food tastes great and it’s often cheaper too. Here’s what to buy at the market, or pick from your kitchen garden this April. Enjoy fresh bursts of green and help yourself to overwintered spinach, leaf beet, turnip tops and chard. You can also find fresh herbs, oriental greens and salads that have been grown […]

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What to sow and do in an April kitchen garden

If you’re thinking about growing your own fruit, vegetables and herbs this year, now’s a good time to get started, if you haven’t already. April is a month of green shoots and busy windowsills in the kitchen garden. Here are some ideas for what to sow, and a few jobs you can do in your […]

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My 2017 kitchen garden grow list

I’m a massive fan of growing your own fruit, vegetables and herbs. It’s fresh, delicious and, if you’re reasonably savvy, it’s usually cheaper than buying them. There are no nearby allotments where we live, so I’ve turned some of our little back garden and windowsills over to home grown organic produce and it’s been quite […]

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