Strawberry Plants – Green Thumb Sunday

Although the recommendation is to plant strawberry plants in late Autumn, I have just planted three elsanta strawberry plants that I recently purchased from a local garden centre. Which variety of strawberries do you grow? Any advice on how to look after the strawberry plants through the Winter would be appreciated. Green Thumb Sunday Logo … Read more Strawberry Plants – Green Thumb Sunday

Nutritional Value Of Apples

Apples are a fruit that are a good source of; vitamin C, vitamin A, calcium, phosphorus, potassium, and dietary fibre. The nutritional value of apples will vary slightly depending on the variety and size of the apple. Other Health Benefits Low in calories. No cholesterol in apples. No sodium in apples. Click on the image … Read more Nutritional Value Of Apples

The Nutritional Value Of Plums

The Nutritional Value Of Plums Plums are a fruit that are a good source of; vitamin C, vitamin A, vitamin B2, potassium, and dietary fibre. Other Health Benefits Assists with the absorption of iron. A source of antioxidants. Can act as a laxative. Food Fruit Nutritional Value PlumsFood, Fruit, Nutritional Value, Plums

Seasonal Food For September

Seasonal food for September as recommended by FARMA includes: Apples Blackberries Beetroot Broccoli Cabbages Carrots Cauliflowers Courgettes Cucumbers French Beans Kohl Rabi Mange Tout Marrows Onions Peas Plums Potatoes Raspberries Runner Beans Spinach Strawberries Sugar Snaps Sweetcorn Turnips FARMA is the UK’s National Farmers’ Retail & Markets Association. It “is a co-operative of farmers, producers selling … Read more Seasonal Food For September