Urban Food Garden

PEST CONTROL – Earwigs

If earwig numbers build up enough they can cause considerable damage to your vegetables.  Here are some methods I have used to keep earwig numbers

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PEST CONTROL: Birds

dETER This page is part of the “DETER” section of the Three Ds Pest Control program, which is a gradual three stage approach to protect

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PEST CONTROL: The Three Ds

When faced with pests eating vegetables many people instinctively reach for a powerful poison, but this should be a last resort only.  A better way

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Potting Up Tomato Plants

While most of the seedlings I grow are planted straight into the ground sometimes I pot them up into pots before planting them out as

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Fertilsing Vegetable Beds

How much fertiliser should be added to a vegetable bed depends on three things:  THE VARIETY OF VEGETABLE BEING GROWN THE TYPE AND STRENGTH OF

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