Category Archives: Sweetcorn

Tomatoes and Allotment September 2016

I realise that its been a while since I reported on my tomatoes and also what has been going on at the allotment. I’ve decided that its not sensible to run two different blogs, particularly since I’m growing tomatoes (successfully) … Continue reading

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Sowing and Planting at the Allotment

Its been 10 days since my last post and the garden and allotment are really bursting into spring. The weather is still very variable (with a frost last night and heavy rain yesterday) but the sun is bright and warm. … Continue reading

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Tomato, Sweetcorn and Bacon Soup

At this time of year, we always get more stuff from the allotment than we know what to do with. We give as much as we can to our children but they all live miles away so it doesn’t work … Continue reading

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Sweetcorn Chowder

The sweetcorn are doing really well this year. I planted more than I would normally do (in fact I seemed to do that with just about everything this year). They are ripening well and we are getting more than one … Continue reading

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