Harrogate Flower Show 2015

    The show this year was moved from Hall 2 as the Yorkshire Agricultural Society have knocked down Hall 1 to build a very large new hall, the vegetables were in a large marque this year which had better light than the hall. On arriving I was sad to learn that Joe Madden had …

Giant Onions – Progressing the right way

Onions at last are starting to really put on some size after many months and much expense. Its been quite cold here on the North Yorkshire coast through much of April and now May. Counting about 26 leaves with powerful growth much too early to get excited as its a long way to go to …

World Champion Onion Grower Tony Glover

Back in October 2014 I took trip down to Tony Glovers place in near Swadlincote Derbyshire, he had just broken the world onion record with an 18lb 11.5 ounce onion that was exceptionally well grown. I have only just found time to write about what I saw, I know Peter Glazebrook has been burning a …

The Future of Grow Lights – LED

LED Grow lights are available to buy from many dealers but a good deal of these LED lights are of poor quality and they have the wrong Spectrum, the fan assisted type invariably break down as the fans get corrosive with the humidity in the grow rooms and greenhouses, many are flooding in from China …

New Propagator

Our new propagator grow tent is ideal for all gardeners and growers that need a reliable propagator with lights and heat mat. The unit comes with all you need to grow superb plants, I use this for my own Leek and Onion plants right up to planting out stage. It can be used for any …