Cutting Edge Veg one day course with Garden Organic

A must do course for budding organic gardeners Cutting Edge Veg at: Ryton Organic Gardens on: Tuesday, 22 August 2017 – 10:00am to 4:00pm In the last 50 years our culinary horizons have broadened to encompass a wide range of cultures including India, Chinese, South East Asia and the Caribbean. However, it seems that our growing skills have lagged behind our cooking habits. This course will show you how to…

Hampshire brothers smash UK heaviest pumpkin record and set their sights on world domination in 2015

Autumn Pumpkin Festival, Netley, Southampton: Paton twins reclaim throne as Pumpkin Kings with 1,884lb record breaker Ian and Stuart Paton have broken the UK record for a giant pumpkin for the 9th time. The gargantuan gourd measured more than 17ft in circumference and during its peak period of growth piled on a staggering 35lb a day. To match its rate of growth the vigilant horticultural siblings, who run Pine Tops…

Weekend Dedicated to growing Chillies with the RHS at Rosemoor

RHS Garden Rosemoor hosts first-ever Devon Chilli Fiesta 10 – 11 May 2014 RHS Garden Rosemoor, in partnership with the Dartmoor Chilli Farm, will host the county’s first-ever chilli festival with a whole weekend dedicated to the world of chillies. Devon Chilli Fiesta has a theme of ‘Growing Chillies‘ and offers a great day out for chilli enthusiasts, gardeners, food lovers and families alike. Commercial chilli growers and experts from…