New watering system for the polytunnel

We have several automatic watering systems in the kitchen garden: a network of soaker hoses in the two large glasshouses and two serving the polytunnel borders, along with micro irrigation for the chillies growing in the smaller glasshouse. These are attached to timers that turn on the water supply at set times and for set… Continue reading New watering system for the polytunnel

Vitopod propagator: first impressions

Early February is an ideal time to sow chillies, peppers, and aubergines, which typically take a few weeks to germinate and benefit from a long growing season to ripen their fruit. Towards the end of February or through March, the tomatoes can be sown, followed by the cucurbits: summer and winter squash, cucumbers and melons.… Continue reading Vitopod propagator: first impressions