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Dublin: 2 °C Saturday 14 December, 2019

#grow your own food

# grow-your-own-food - Saturday 27 June, 2015

For all its technological wizardry, there is a terrifying blandness about modern food

The veggie patch is a place where, thankfully, the seasons still hold sway in all their riotous glory.

# grow-your-own-food - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Meeting a food hero who once only served food grown in a prison garden

Seasonal produce should drive the day’s menu, rather than set menus driving the acquisition of produce.

# grow-your-own-food - Saturday 25 April, 2015

Two Irish community gardens to whet the appetite for growing

Children learn at the grass roots (sorry!) in these little oases of calm and fruitfulness.

# grow-your-own-food - Monday 13 April, 2015

Beautiful weather? Get out and spend some time in the vegetable patch

This week’s tips for Grow It Yourself-ers: onions, shallots and sowing peas.