November 2014

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polytunnel lost in storm at Plowright Organic
Posted on Tuesday, 11 November, 2014 - 21:35
Last night in torrential rain and high winds Adam and I cut the plastic skin from our Spanish polytunnel (pictured here on a moonlit spring evening this year) to save the delicate frame work for another summer. We felt like extras on board ship in on...
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Posted on Sunday, 9 November, 2014 - 12:04
Frank's words of experience about growing cauliflower echo long in the memory. During my 15 seasons of cauliflower growing I have lost them in most ways possible. I've had crows pull them up fishing for wireworms, rabbits bite off the growing tips...
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Posted on Saturday, 8 November, 2014 - 12:51
The weather was good to us last Friday and we lifted most of the remaining potatoes. We devised a new method for boxing them as you can see. There are a few rows of Romano left for the next gap in the clouds.