20th September 2018

omething bit through all the french bean stalks right at the base! If they'd asked nicely we could have shared the beans... 

Kate Chapman
13th September 2018

As well as harvesting loads of produce from the garden, we are also thinking about the next crops…. here are a selection of seedlings which are all coming along nicely in the polytunnel…..

Kate Chapman
6th September 2018

Our mixed bed of asturian tree cabbage and dazzling blue kale mysteriously isn't getting eaten by pigeons!

Kate Chapman
2nd September 2018

Fresh veg for the Tatchbury Manor farm shop.  Next week the children are back so we'll be using most of our produce in our own kitchen again!

 

Kate Chapman
14th August 2018

Achocha! This is a vigorous Andean climber which grows happily outdoors and provides up to 100 fruits per plant. Once cooked they are very similar to green peppers. The spines are soft and disappear with cooking. 

Kate Chapman
10th August 2018

So while the summer holidays mean that the Centre doesn't have any school children visiting, it is an opportunity for others to enjoy the produce from the Big Grow garden....  here is a selection from our garden on sale at the Tatchbury Farm Shop.

Kate Chapman
9th August 2018

These caterpillars were tucking in to our sprouting broccoli.... sorry guys, but there's not enough to share with you!

Kate Chapman