Urban Food Garden

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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Growing Corn

CHARACTERISTICS AND REQUIREMENTS Large plant that needs plenty of space if it is to grow decent sized ears. Requires a rich well drained soil with

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