Tag: vegetables

  • Care guide for your polytunnel Garden in hot weather

    Care guide for your polytunnel Garden in hot weather

    The weather during British summer time is unpredictable to say the least! The hot weather has returned this week, which can pose challenges to gardeners, especially those with polytunnel gardens. While polytunnels – https://gardentunnels.co.uk/shop/ provide protection and create a controlled environment, they also trap heat and increase the temperature inside. To ensure the health and…

  • Should I be collecting rainwater?

    Should I be collecting rainwater?

    Is water becoming less available? Despite recent downpours, reservoir levels across the country are not as they used to be because of lower-than-average rainfall in May and June. As seen in July, the impact of climate change and the mismanagement of water companies mean that hosepipe bans are becoming the norm in British Summertime. As a result, if you…

  • Can you Save money by growing your own produce?

    Can you Save money by growing your own produce?

    Can you save money by growing your own produce? Brexit has had a big impact on the price of supermarket food imported from European countries. UKICE has reported that trade barriers introduced after leaving the EU led to a 6% increase in UK food prices between December 2019 and September 2021. The current cost of…