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  • 2nd April

    We have had a busy week planting in the big 90 metre this week, in that we have planted five thousand Kohl Rabi, three thousand red Little gem Lettuce and I direct sowed around twenty thousand Spinach,...

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  • 26th March

    Last week I posted a photo of the early Pandora leeks, This week i'v posted another and you will see the massive difference just one week of the tunnels heating up makes, and the rest of the seeds in...

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  • 19th March

    The early Pandora leeks have germinated at last, they usually do take a wee while anyway but this year they have taken longer than usual, not really surprising with the temperatures that we have been...

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  • 12th March

    Our wind break has taken a beating from the recent weather which had been called the beast from the east, and last week was spent between harvesting blocking seeds and dismantling the damaged, broken,...

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  • 5th March

    Well this week i'm busy skiing in France, but I though i'd post a couple of photos to let you see how much the seeds are coming on and how many trays we have in the tunnel at the moment waiting to germinate.

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  • 26th February

    All the news this week has been about a very cold spell coming our way from this week on, and lasting for three weeks, we now have over one hundred thousand seeds blocked, seventy thousand are in the...

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  • 19th February

    We have now started planting in the tunnels, I have delayed it a wee bit to try and be sure the really cold weather is behind us, even in the tunnels if the temperature goes well below zero the plants...

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  • 12th February

    The weather has been nice and cold perfect for getting out Skiing with Erin and Calum (my 7 and 5 year olds) but not so good for our plants that are planted and the Pak Choy that is still waiting to...

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  • 5th February

    That’s the blocking season started of to a start, for those of you who don't know what that is, it's the way we bring on all our plants from seed to plants ready for planting in the field.

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  • 29th January

    Last weeks deliveries were a wee bit easier than two weeks ago, two weeks ago we would have been better using snowmobiles, Friday was the worst but luckily we got everyone delivered

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