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Blog Post
Posted on Wednesday, 4 February, 2015 - 10:51
Watchet school and children's centre have just signed up to become a collection point for Plowright Organic veg. This means that parents and staff - and in fact anyone from the community - can get their vegboxes delivered there at a reduced rate. Wha...
News Letter
Posted on Wednesday, 28 January, 2015 - 15:42
  29th January 2015        Feed the birds                   Apart from the gradually increasing day length and progression towards the star...
Blog Post
Posted on Monday, 19 January, 2015 - 13:35
We’re looking for people to host vegbox collection points in return for free vegetables. The idea is simple: if you can get 5-10 people to collect their vegboxes from a single address, we’ll give each of you 10% off the price of your standard vegboxe...
Blog Post
Posted on Wednesday, 3 December, 2014 - 22:55
It’s December already, and the Christmas countdown has officially begun. Here at Plowright we’ve been teaming up with local businesses to get you even more delicious produce in time for the festive break. Somerset artisan bakery, Lievito has baked us...
Blog Post
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...
Blog Post
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...
Blog Post
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.
News Letter
Posted on Thursday, 30 October, 2014 - 07:05
As I usually do after a gap in writing to you, I look back for a while.  It was sweetcorn days then and now those plants stand with their browned leaves rattling in the autumn breeze.   The sweetcorn was really good this year wasn’t it?...
Blog Post
Posted on Sunday, 12 October, 2014 - 22:20
May and I collected Strawberries this morning, confused by the warm September into a false spring dawn.   Not enough to go around but we do have lots of sprout tops!
Blog Post
Posted on Wednesday, 8 October, 2014 - 00:07
Welcome to our new website! Please log in and start to manage your own vegbox order. Add extra items to your order from the shop including new products such as eggs, bread from Lievito Bakery in Lovington and Somerset preserves.

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