Posted on Tuesday, 15 August, 2017 - 22:32
It is going to be another great year for growing. So much rain, often just when needed and sunshine. Perhaps the last couple of weeks have seen a bit too much rain, especially now we are in the summer holidays!
Everything is growing so w...
Posted on Tuesday, 27 June, 2017 - 17:00
What dictates the rate of growth of a crop? Surely it must be temperature, but is that just soil temperature? Is there a factor of day length, sunlight, access to moisture and an innate frustration of lack of growth when too cold? The reason I ponder...
Posted on Tuesday, 2 May, 2017 - 08:38
Spring so often catches me unprepared. Going from a Winter routine of harvesting, planning and repairing to Spring/Summer ground preparation, planting and suchlike requires a change of mindset.
Fortunately, the weather is making it rela...
Posted on Tuesday, 21 February, 2017 - 12:41
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Great news to Shillingford Organics friends, our first of a series of Community event is on Saturday 25th March 2...
Posted on Monday, 2 January, 2017 - 20:30
2016 – A Good Year?
The year ends on a very calm and settled note, as indeed most of the year has been (weather-wise that is!)
A year ago, it rained every day from November till the end of January. However, concerns about the longer-term...