Wednesday, 3 July 2013
Our New Potatoes Drying In The Sun.
"small is beautiful."
Must have grown vegetables. Also if you pick them when they are fresh and cook them straight away. The sugars in the vegetable doesn't have enough time to turn to starches.
The cardboard (remove any sellotape) is used to make paths (lasagna gardening) and mulch the nettles. They say:
"Where nettles grow, anything will grow."
I know they love nitrogen and my potatoes grow well next to them. This vegetable plot never gets any chemicals applied to it. Just good old homemade compost and farmyard manure.
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