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Veg Plot Pizza

Although a pizza could be thrown together at any point over the summer with whatever vegetables are in season, this is a fabulous recipe for autumn, allowing you to use up the last of the summer crops in one final, colourful burst of home-grown deliciousness! 570 more words

Agent Sophie

The productive garden

Alan Titchmarsh presents this program. Looks good. Some useful little hints – like covering seed trays with a sheet of newspaper until they germinate to stop them drying out in sunlight!



Harvest time

I’ve harvested the pumpkins and butternut squashes, picked a giant marrow (formerly known as courgette, I grew varieties that can be picked small as courgettes and big as marrows).. 102 more words


Let Them Eat Cake!

There were festivities at Agents of Field HQ this weekend as Agent Soph got to wear her party dress and celebrate her birthday.  But for me, it was time to down the spade, lock up the allotment shed and wheel out the traditional birthday cake.   488 more words

Agent Ade


I love nasturtiums. They have done really well this year from the seeds last years dropped. I will be having a go at collecting seed tomorrow and hopefully get a big bag full to dry off and then share with friends. 18 more words


Lambs lettuce

Self sown lamb’s lettuce (aka corn salad) on my allotment plot today.
Ready to be picked. Tiny rosettes of lovely leaves.



I spent ages looking through the site
Picking the seeds I’d like
And clicking the button
Throwing them in
Racking up totals
Head in a spin… 90 more words