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Kitchen Garden

Feb 01 2022
Magazine

Kitchen Garden Magazine - UK's No.1 for growing your own fruit and vegetables. KG also offers great monthly give-aways, special gardening offers, recipes, growing tips and much more.

Welcome

Featured crops for February

TOP JOBS FOR FEBRUARY • ESSENTIAL TASKS FOR YOUR VEG PATCH AND PROTECTED CROPS BY BEN VANHEEMS

ON THE PLOT WITH THE 3 Mudketeers • The KG team offer chat, tips and gardening gossip

GROW WITH BELLE HOME-MADE RAIN GAUGE • Hi! I’m Belle and I’m here every month to share lots of fun activities for you to do at home, on your own or with your family

WHAT’S NEW? • ALL THE LATEST NEWS, PRODUCTS & FACTS FROM THE WORLD OF KITCHEN GARDENING

HAVE YOUR SAY • CONTACT US WITH YOUR LETTERS AND TIPS: TFLANAGAN@MORTONS.CO.UK

Kitchen Garden

QUESTION TIME • GOT A FRUIT OR VEG PROBLEM? ASK KG FOR HELP

OUR PLOTTER OF THE MONTH • Last year we officially launched a competition to find 12 readers and their plots that would feature in Kitchen Garden magazine this year. Here we feature one of our winners

Prizes and sponsors • Each of our 12 winners will receive a bundle of prizes kindly given by our sponsors Hozelock, Nemasys, Harrod Horticultural and Mortons Media Group.

BOOK REVIEWS • TIME FOR A GOOD READ ON YOUR FAVOURITE SUBJECT, KITCHEN GARDENING!

A CASTLE KITCHEN GARDEN • Anna Cairns Pettigrew travels to Fife to explore the grounds of 14th century Kellie Castle and in particular its magnificent walled kitchen garden

SUCCESSFUL COMPOSTING EVERY TIME! • Dr Anton Rosenfeld, knowledge officer of top green charity Garden Organic, offers a masterclass in how to make the best compost for your garden

EXTENDING THE SEASON WITH PEAS • By choosing the right varieties, you can be cropping peas both early and late. Top advice from gardening expert and KG regular Martin Fish

ROB’S PLOT LET’S GET GOING! • It may only be February but for Rob Smith there’s plenty going on with sowing and planting and preparation for the season ahead

A TASTE OF Yorkshire honey • West Yorkshire police officer Richard Terry chats to gardening writer Sally Clifford about his busy pastime as a beekeeper

SO YOU WANT TO KEEP BEES

LETTING NATURE DO THE WORK • Trust in nature, says Becky Searle who argues for less intervention in our approach to gardening

SIMPLE AND EASY • Get your sowing off to an early start with a heated propagator. Joyce Russell surveys a range of options that won’t cost the earth

WORKING THE MAGIC WITH NO-DIG • Stephanie Hafferty makes the case for the no-dig garden and explains her methods with mulching, composting and using green manures

A LABOUR OF LOVE • KG editor Steve Ott travelled to Lincoln to meet a group of gardeners who came together to create a haven in the heart of a bustling city

YOUR FREE SEEDS • Get the most from your seeds free with Kitchen Garden magazine this month

KEEPING IT UNDER WRAPS • Many of our most popular edibles will grow perfectly well outside in the open soil, so why go to the expense of buying a polytunnel? KG editor Steve Ott shares some advice

GO JUICY FRUITY WITH CITRUS! • This month David Patch discusses citrus fruits, how to look after them and considers the best options

SELECTING SEEDS? IT’S ABOUT FEELINGS TOO! • There are many things to consider when it comes to selecting seeds but don’t forget the emotional value a particular variety may have for you, says Annabelle Padwick

PRODUCT REVIEWS SOWING KITS • It’s time to get sowing so let’s take a look at this range of sowing kits and accessories you might find useful

GARDEN STORE PLUS SUBSCRIBER SAVERS* • Are you a subscriber to Kitchen Garden magazine? Then visit www.mudketeers.co.uk for...


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Frequency: Monthly Pages: 100 Publisher: Mortons Media Group, Ltd Edition: Feb 01 2022

OverDrive Magazine

  • Release date: December 29, 2021

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OverDrive Magazine

subjects

Home & Garden

Languages

English

Kitchen Garden Magazine - UK's No.1 for growing your own fruit and vegetables. KG also offers great monthly give-aways, special gardening offers, recipes, growing tips and much more.

Welcome

Featured crops for February

TOP JOBS FOR FEBRUARY • ESSENTIAL TASKS FOR YOUR VEG PATCH AND PROTECTED CROPS BY BEN VANHEEMS

ON THE PLOT WITH THE 3 Mudketeers • The KG team offer chat, tips and gardening gossip

GROW WITH BELLE HOME-MADE RAIN GAUGE • Hi! I’m Belle and I’m here every month to share lots of fun activities for you to do at home, on your own or with your family

WHAT’S NEW? • ALL THE LATEST NEWS, PRODUCTS & FACTS FROM THE WORLD OF KITCHEN GARDENING

HAVE YOUR SAY • CONTACT US WITH YOUR LETTERS AND TIPS: TFLANAGAN@MORTONS.CO.UK

Kitchen Garden

QUESTION TIME • GOT A FRUIT OR VEG PROBLEM? ASK KG FOR HELP

OUR PLOTTER OF THE MONTH • Last year we officially launched a competition to find 12 readers and their plots that would feature in Kitchen Garden magazine this year. Here we feature one of our winners

Prizes and sponsors • Each of our 12 winners will receive a bundle of prizes kindly given by our sponsors Hozelock, Nemasys, Harrod Horticultural and Mortons Media Group.

BOOK REVIEWS • TIME FOR A GOOD READ ON YOUR FAVOURITE SUBJECT, KITCHEN GARDENING!

A CASTLE KITCHEN GARDEN • Anna Cairns Pettigrew travels to Fife to explore the grounds of 14th century Kellie Castle and in particular its magnificent walled kitchen garden

SUCCESSFUL COMPOSTING EVERY TIME! • Dr Anton Rosenfeld, knowledge officer of top green charity Garden Organic, offers a masterclass in how to make the best compost for your garden

EXTENDING THE SEASON WITH PEAS • By choosing the right varieties, you can be cropping peas both early and late. Top advice from gardening expert and KG regular Martin Fish

ROB’S PLOT LET’S GET GOING! • It may only be February but for Rob Smith there’s plenty going on with sowing and planting and preparation for the season ahead

A TASTE OF Yorkshire honey • West Yorkshire police officer Richard Terry chats to gardening writer Sally Clifford about his busy pastime as a beekeeper

SO YOU WANT TO KEEP BEES

LETTING NATURE DO THE WORK • Trust in nature, says Becky Searle who argues for less intervention in our approach to gardening

SIMPLE AND EASY • Get your sowing off to an early start with a heated propagator. Joyce Russell surveys a range of options that won’t cost the earth

WORKING THE MAGIC WITH NO-DIG • Stephanie Hafferty makes the case for the no-dig garden and explains her methods with mulching, composting and using green manures

A LABOUR OF LOVE • KG editor Steve Ott travelled to Lincoln to meet a group of gardeners who came together to create a haven in the heart of a bustling city

YOUR FREE SEEDS • Get the most from your seeds free with Kitchen Garden magazine this month

KEEPING IT UNDER WRAPS • Many of our most popular edibles will grow perfectly well outside in the open soil, so why go to the expense of buying a polytunnel? KG editor Steve Ott shares some advice

GO JUICY FRUITY WITH CITRUS! • This month David Patch discusses citrus fruits, how to look after them and considers the best options

SELECTING SEEDS? IT’S ABOUT FEELINGS TOO! • There are many things to consider when it comes to selecting seeds but don’t forget the emotional value a particular variety may have for you, says Annabelle Padwick

PRODUCT REVIEWS SOWING KITS • It’s time to get sowing so let’s take a look at this range of sowing kits and accessories you might find useful

GARDEN STORE PLUS SUBSCRIBER SAVERS* • Are you a subscriber to Kitchen Garden magazine? Then visit www.mudketeers.co.uk for...


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