Urban Food Garden

Protecting Carrots from Pests

The main threat carrots face is from slugs and snails during the early seedling stage.  Though cockchafer larvae can also do damage.  Below are some

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Growing Carrots

Carrots are fairly easy to grow but gardeners can run into difficulties when the seeds are germinating and the young seedlings are in the early

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Growing Onions

Onions are easy to grow and can be stored for up to six months.  This webpage explains how I grow my onions.   REQUIREMENTS SOIL FULL

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Vegetable Seed Storage Life

The storage life of vegetable seeds varies depending on the type of vegetable.  This page offers two downloadable vegetable seed storage life charts, one listing

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Wet Pots

Wet pots are designed to grow plants that thrive in boggy conditions.  They are ideal for growing Pak Choi, Mizuna and Tatsoi, they are not

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