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    Oliver Buckle replied to the thread Sweet Corn.
    I was reading recently that the environmental transportation costs of imported out of season Spanish tomatoes are considerably smaller...
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    Oliver Buckle reacted to headfullofbees's post in the thread Sweet Corn with Like Like.
    Indeed, grown through black plastic mulch. I'd have thought the environmental cost of field full of plastic would justify importing it.
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    Oliver Buckle replied to the thread Radicchio spacing.
    On word of warning, not literally. Back in the 70's my hippie friends would go on about how wonderful it was to be natural and eat beans...
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    Oliver Buckle replied to the thread I.
    Do you also do smiling?
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    Oliver Buckle replied to the thread Radicchio spacing.
    You got better germination than me. I tried it a few years back and got nothing, so I am not experienced, but Google says between eight...
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    Oliver Buckle replied to the thread SEEDS HELP.
    Sow March to Sep. Flowers May to Oct. So it takes about four weeks for them to get to flower, Those sown in March will flower in May...
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    Oliver Buckle replied to the thread Best time to dethatch?.
    Those little engines go on and on. There is no huge strain on them, my mowers usually go when the plate the engine is mounted on finally...
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    How is your slug control? They love 'em. I usually sit down to this in the morning, so it's what i did yesterday. Night before last we...
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    Oliver Buckle replied to the thread Lawn advice.
    My missus was like "He's got grass growing in his lawn? He's having a laugh" In case you didn't get the 'keep mowing' reference...
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    Oliver Buckle replied to the thread Lawn advice.
    Not super clear, but it looks like meadow grass to me. Keep mowing.
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    The way him who 'does' down the road every Wednesday has a fire and smokes the place out if the wind is in the wrong direction I must...
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    Oliver Buckle replied to the thread Tulip seed.
    Wise, it probably isn't worth it, I just thought I would give it a try. There is now a tray sitting outside the North end of my...
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    I am finding this all slightly confusing, I think it might be a case of "Two countries separated by the same language". In agricultural...
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    Carried water, watered, watered greenhouses, picked broccoli mange tout and courgette (guess what we are having for dinner). Tied up...
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    I have a sickle stone :)
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