Posts Tagged ‘Grow Your Own’

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Pupils at Damers First School have this week braved the cold weather to plant out some onion sets in their new allotment. With the help of some volunteers from Poundbury and Casterbridge Rotary, as well as Lisa from Poundbury Gardens, who is propagating some potato seeds before they are planted in the allotment, the pupils are hoping to grow an abundance of vegetables for their Big Soup event at the end of the summer term. As well as a communal plot, where each year group can forage for their soup recipe, each pupil will also have a space to grow and tend to their very own plant.


We wish these budding growers the best of luck and look forward to seeing the plants grow and flourish.




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Brew It Yourself by the Two Thirsty Gardeners

Whether you have a huge garden or a tiny space on the window sill, are a green thumbed veteran or a gardening novice, we want to hear which edible plants you enjoy growing. If you share your favourite plants with us on Facebook and Twitter, you could win a copy of Brew It Yourself by the Two Thirsty Gardeners, which features 70 home brew recipe ideas using fruit, veg and herbs that can be grown in the garden.

So if you’d like to be in with a chance of winning this fantastic new book, then simply like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and tell us what you enjoy growing in your garden.

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