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Harvesting Now Fruit & Veg

Both vegetables and fruit are producing just now and the weather has been genuinely summery with temperatures in the upper 20’s for most of the last week. 417 more words


Chocolate and no calories!

The prospect of calorie-free chocolate may seem appealing but when it is covering your broad beans it can be a real nuisance! Broad beans are one of my favourite veg and they are easy to grow. 298 more words

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The Allotment Diary: Sunshine and Beans

The sun was out in force, there wasn’t even any tea drunk!  Despite the British week of Summer the vegetables (and the weeds) have been thriving.  108 more words


Broad Bean Kuku

I dug up one patch of broad beans as I wanted to plant some brassicas – it is all about the rotation. This means we have been eating lots of broadbeans – like… 230 more words


Broad Beans Curry - A Journey

Today’s menu cooked broad beans saute (called poriyal/kaai curry in Tamil), yellow pumpkin skin chutney and Sambar!

Let me take you through the journey of how i process broad beans. 281 more words


The last of the broad beans...

this morning I have cleared the broad beans bed and I have done it slightly differently….rather than just pull the whole plant out of the soil and put it in the composter I have cut the plants at ground level…just like… 71 more words

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Broad bean guacamole

Broad beans are great but this year there are just a little too many all coming at once. So I raided the various ‘how to use up your garden vegetables’ cookery books on the shelf and found ‘broad bean guacamole’. 277 more words

Using Garden Produce