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Kitchen Garden Magazine

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Kitchen Garden Magazine makes growing your own fruit, vegetables and herbs easy, with invaluable tips and advice on all things crop growing - from how to increase your yields, what to plant and how to reduce garden pests. Perfect for experienced growers and novices alike, Kitchen Garden will help you get the best out of your plot.

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Kitchen Garden Magazine  |  263 - August 2019  

Welcome to Kitchen Garden Magazine!

In this issue:

KG editor Steve Ott brings you his verdict on this recently introduced mangetout

Sue Stickland travels to Warminster to meet a grower with a passion for heritage beans

Our top tips for success with oriental crops – mainstay of the autumn veg garden

And much more!

Spoil yourself to a subscription to Kitchen Garden, Britain’s leading magazine dedicated to helping you grow your own fresh fruit, vegetables and herbs. In each issue you’ll receive timely advice on what to do and when - from what to sow and when to harvest, and what to prepare for the season ahead.

Your subscription will ensure you know how to create the right environment for your fruit and vegetables to grow to their full potential, from potatoes and courgettes to berries and rhubarb. Read our special feature, where we visit the gardens of other readers to learn the secrets to their success, sharing tips on sowing, growing and harvesting.

Furthermore, you’ll love the Kitchen Garden Buying Guides, packed with information to help you make the best choices on seeds, tools and materials.

Kitchen Garden Magazine brings you convenient, easy to follow gardening advice, to ensure you grow the best crops you possibly can, and to never run out of ideas for what to grow next.

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  • Fun and achievable step-by-step guides on how to grow almost anything edible in your garden or allotment.
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Kitchen Garden Magazine

I have a very small veg patch and would like to see more articles offering advice about how to make the best of it. My veg patch measures 3m x 2m and I add to this by growing a few veg in largush containers. Reviewed Friday, January 1, 2021

Kitchen Garden Magazine

Excellent content and interest. Reviewed Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Kitchen Garden Magazine

Just what you need to help grow your own
Reviewed Friday, May 8, 2020

Great mag for the Kitchen Gardener

Great mag for the Kitchen Gardener full of good advice and ideas to grow everything you need in your kitchen garden. Reviewed Monday, April 15, 2019

Articles in this issue

Below is a selection of articles in Kitchen Garden Magazine 263 - August 2019.

WELCOME In this issue we have some great features to ensure that your plot just keeps on giving. Ben Vanheems brings you his top 10 salads to sow in August, while I turn the spotlight on tasty orienta...
JOBS FOR THE MONTH TASKS FOR YOUR VEGETABLE PATCH IN AUGUST BY JOYCE RUSSELL Pictures: Ben Russell 10 MINUTE JOBS USE BEETROOT Lift and use beetroot before plants bolt and before roots become too ...
ON THE PATCH STEP BY STEP STEP 1: If cobs are small and there is still pollen falling from the tassels above, then keep giving a gentle shake to ensure good pollination. If cobs are large and plump then th...
IN THE GREENHOUSE WITH MARTIN FISH WHAT TO DO IN AUGUST • Harvest your crops regularly when they are at their best, because if you leave them too long, they may spoil. • Mist cucumber plants with water d...
WHAT’s NEW? ALL THE LATEST NEWS, PRODUCTS & FACTS FROM THE WORLD OF KITCHEN GARDENING THREAT TO SOIL A recent report from the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Service...
HAVE YOUR SAY CONTACT US WITH YOUR LETTERS AND TIPS:TFLANAGAN@MORTONS.CO.UK TRAVELLER RETURNS TO HOME TURF I thought your readers might be interested in the use to which I have put the turf from a 10 x 4m pl...

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