Get Your Trial Veg Box Now Last year I added a firepit to our garden as was looking forward to lighting it up this year and gently drifting off in a warm, sloe gin induced, sleep. Ok I know I would have woken up covered in slug trails, but it sounds like fun right? It… Read More Warm Rain = Early Veg
Deciding what goes in your box at this time of year can be a bit of a challenge. By now the old winter veg has gone and we basically have a selection of salads…. So green it is.. We do start to get some new season veg through, such as beet, that add a bit… Read More Lettuce Ideas – No More Boring Salads
Just a quick update about what’s going top be new in the boxes next week going forwards for the rest of May. The first of outdoor veg is appearing : asparagus! We source ours from Ladysden near Goudhurst
Been as while since my last post, but as happens to us, all too often, we lost a driver and then have had to do the deliveries for the past few months whilst we recruited…. I am pleased to say that we are now fully recruited and hence I’m back on this side of the… Read More Nearly there – New Season Veg coming in….
Well the current cold snap is the first to arrive this year, and it comes too late really for the winter veg crops. The mild weather has caused 2 problems for Kent winter veg. Firstly, the warm weather has allowed many bugs to stay above ground, and as I said in my last post, some… Read More The Hungry Gap – Kent Veg Struggling
Just a few words about the current veg situation and the mild, wet weather. As we all know so far this winter has been very mild and extremely wet. Whilst there has been no serious flooding across our suppliers, the warm conditions have allowed pests and moulds to flourish. Whilst our suppliers and packers can… Read More Warm & Wet, Bugs & Bites