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Spring cabbage growing - Spring cabbage how to grow, tips, varieties, cooking.

Monday, August 10th, 2009

Spring cabbage…. A hardy vegetable that’s an excellent source of Vitamin C and glutamine, an amino acid which has anti-inflammatory properties. Health benefits aside, the image of spring cabbage has been tarnished by the soggy mush served up in school and work canteens. In this guide I hope to banish the soggy cabbage blues as I show you how to cook cabbage correctly, but first let’s look at how to grow it at home.

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Fingal Allotments, Naul, North County Dublin.

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

Fingal Allotments offer large allotments in the tranquil countryside convenient to all in North County Dublin.
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Eggshells in your garden, the benefits for growers.

Friday, April 10th, 2009

As a child, Easter meant one thing to me… Easter eggs.
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Vegetable seed sowing and watering for containers.

Sunday, April 5th, 2009

In a previous post I wrote about preparing your window box for vegetable growing, the layering of composts and the use of bubble wrap to help reduce your need to water in summer.
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Grow Your Own allotments, Tubrid, Oldcastle, Co. Meath.

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009

Located on a farm just three miles from County Meath near Loughcrew Cairns and  Forest, is the Grow Your Own allotments site.
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