Tomatos…

At last, some produce from the garden…. The “Tiger Tommies” are especially good! It took some chicken manure from the new neighbour to kick the damn things into gear, and since surrounding the bases of the plants, they’ve gone into overdrive. Even the pepper plant is entering “warp speed”! The soil clearly needs a bit […]

Organic Food IS Better….

So, “organic food is no better!”, I heard you all cry! “You’re mad! You’re being conned!”…. Yeah, right…. Half of all the fruit & veg you buy is contaminated. http://tinyurl.com/nmuwmk ALMOST HALF of the fresh fruit and veg sold across the UK is contaminated with toxic pesticides, according to the latest scientific surveys for the […]

Fluoride News…

I see that in the UK, dumping fluoride into the drinking water debate is still raging… Health Secretary calls for universal water fluoridation http://tinyurl.com/lbka7d Andy Burnham, new Health Secretary, has called for universal water fluoridation despite protests over ‘mass medication’ and concern over links to cancer and bone disease. I particularly like the “Mr Burnham […]

Gardening in the Sunshine….

Well, we didn’t make Penticton, spending the entire weekend in the back garden planting our “crops” and building a new composting bin…. The weather was warm and sunny all day long, both days, so we stayed put and got cracking. Carrots, tomatoes, courgettes along with some other things. We’re just figuring out where to put […]