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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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Grow Your Own Vegetables in Junk

Growing Vegetables in Junk Containers

Posted by Dee Sewell on March 1, 2015

Grow your own vegetables in junk containers and you might learn more than you’d bargained on.

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How to Grow Blueberries

From Bush to Bun – Growing & Baking Blueberries

Posted by Dee Sewell on January 25, 2015

Blueberries are nutritious, expensive to buy in the shops but easy to grow your own at home. Here’s how.

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Celariac - A Simple Soup Recipe

Celeriac – An Unusual Root for a Simple Soup

Posted by Dee Sewell on January 21, 2015

Have you tried celeriac yet? Here’s some tips on growing and cooking this unusual looking vegetable.

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