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Bean Poles, Sticks or Trellis?

Runner Beans need poles, sticks, trellis or mesh to climb up and provide support. Plastic supports last for years and tend to be stronger than bamboo canes.  When the beans are mature, they will have a great mass of foliage,
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Analyse Your Garden Soil

We offer 2 levels of soil analysis for garden soil: broad spectrum analysis basic analysis You will receive a detailed interpretation of the results of either level, as well as fertiliser recommendations for either fruit, vegetables, ornamentals or lawns. Broad
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How To Grow Courgettes

How To Grow Courgettes

Farming Friends & TopVeg have collaborated to create a How To Grow Courgettes growing card. Click on the image below to enlarge the picture of the card. The card may be downloaded, printed off and pinned to the potting shed
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How to Grow Carrots

How to Grow Carrots

Farming Friends & TopVeg have collaborated to create some FREE How To Grow Vegetables Cards, including this How to Grow Carrots card. If you would like a pdf of this carrot card or any of the How to Grow cards,
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How to Grow Broad Beans

How to Grow Broad Beans

Farming Friends & TopVeg have now collaborated to create a How To Grow Broad Beans growing card. how-to-grow-broad-beans-sheet If you wish to print off this growing card, right click on the enlarged image and then click print picture to print
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How to Grow Beetroot Card

How to Grow Beetroot Card

Farming Friends & TopVeg have collaborated to create a *How To Grow Beetroot* growing card. Click on the image below to enlarge the picture of the card. How_To_Grow_Beetroot_Sheet The card may be downloaded, printed off and pinned to the potting
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Giant pumpkin weighs in at over 30kg

Jenny Jones of Kidwelly won the pumpkin class at the Aberglasney Giant Vegetable Growing Competition, held on Sunday 16 October 2016.  The prize winning pumpkin weighed 30.6kg. i.e.66.5 lbs..  But this was not a world record! A pumpkin at the Giant
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Jobs in July Vegetable Garden

July is the month when all the hard work in the vegetable garden bares fruit. A lot of time will be spent harvesting fruit and vegetables.   Sow  directly into the ground: Kale, spinach beet, Chinese greens, cabbages, winter lettuce 
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