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organic kohl rabi, vital Veg, Aberdeen
Posted on Monday, 13 July, 2015 - 16:34
On the farm Unfortunately we have had a major setback on the farm this week, with the blowing of the cylinder head gasket on the tractor.  This has caused a big setback with our timing, which is especially frustrating at this time of year, wh...
Posted on Monday, 6 July, 2015 - 15:44
On the farm Some of you will find our lovely Romanesco broccoli in your veg bags this week – this is the first time we’ve harvested them this year.   We think you’ll probably agree that they’re very photogenic – and delicious too, of course!...
Weeding organic carrots at Vital Veg Aberdeen
Posted on Monday, 29 June, 2015 - 17:05
On the farm The young plants are now mostly out of the plant-raising house, so we’re now filling that with celery and other salads.  The main tunnels are brimming with salads and cucumbers. Out in the field – we’ve been weeding, weeding, w...
young organic brassica plants
Posted on Monday, 22 June, 2015 - 16:27
On the farm It has been a busy week on the farm again.  We have been under-sowing the brassicas with nitrogen-fixing clovers and trefoils.  We have also been sowing a summer “quick-fix” in those areas which we will not be cropping for a...
Posted on Tuesday, 19 May, 2015 - 23:06
We have planted sweetheart cabbages, red cabbages, calabrese, summer cauliflowers and romanesco - despite the heavy showers :)

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