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Spring vegetable planting

October 12, 2012 Filed under Growing vegetables

Sunday was warm and sunny so it was time to get out in the garden and clean up the raised beds ready for spring planting of lettuces, brassicas (cauliflower, broccoli, cabbage) and later this month when the cold nights have hopefully gone – tomatoes, zucchini, capsicums and aubergines. Read more

To freshen a lettuce

July 16, 2010 Filed under Tip of the Day

If you have a lettuce in the fridge that has gone limp, try freshening it by soaking it in ice clod water and a teaspoonful of sugar.

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