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How to grow your own broad beans

How to Grow Your Own Broad Beans

Posted by Dee Sewell on April 4, 2017

Grow your own broad beans, a great bean for beginners, children, busy people and you can make humas too!

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Smallholders Gathering 2016

Dried Beans and a Smallholder Gathering

Posted by Dee Sewell on October 11, 2016

We all have to start somewhere. If you’d like to learn more about growing your own, becoming self sufficient or the upcoming smallholders gathering, read on.

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What to expect at a Grow Your Own Vegetable Garden Workshop at Greenside Up

What to Expect at a Greenside Up Grow Your Own Workshop

Posted by Dee Sewell on March 20, 2016

A workshop at Greenside Up is more than learning about vegetables, it’s a holistic experience.

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Vegetables that Grow in Shade

Best Fruit and Vegetables that Grow in Shade

Posted by Dee Sewell on January 16, 2016

Though fruit and vegetables prefer sunshine, some will grow in varying amounts of shade. Here’s some top tips for choosing vegetables to grow in shade.

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6 Unusual Vegetables You May Not Have Seen Growing

6 Unusual Vegetables You May Not Have Seen Growing Before

Posted by Dee Sewell on August 28, 2015

Six unusual vegetables normally associated with Latin America that we’re growing in the School of Food in the sunny south-east of Ireland.

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Using Coffee Grounds in the Garden

How to Use Coffee Grounds in the Garden

Posted by Dee Sewell on June 30, 2015

Don’t Throw Your Coffee Grounds Out. Here’s How to Use them in the Garden

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Growing food in recycled containers

How to Grow Vegetables in Containers

Posted by Dee Sewell on June 8, 2015

If you’ve not much time to spare or little space, growing vegetables in containers might be the answer for you. Here’s some tips.

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Raise the Roof: How to Plant a Rooftop Garden

Posted by Dee Sewell on May 22, 2015

A handy infographic for creating a green rooftop garden

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