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Crop Protection Method

Most vegetable growers have to use some form of protection from the local wildlife for their crops. My two main pests are pigeons and pheasants. Either one can totally eradicate a fresh planting of brassicas, even before I’ve put the

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Garden Cloche

A garden cloche is invaluable to the allotment gardener. Whether used to warm the soil and get a head start on the sowing season, or protect tender vegetables from cold temperatures. The cloche doesn’t need to be an elaborate structure,

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