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Sweetcorn Harvest

Sweetcorn harvest well underway. We have about 8 or 9 in the freezer and have eaten about the same number. We grew the variety Swift, an F1. Sown in plug trays 14 March in greenhouse on the propagator; planted out last week of April in a 5 by 5 block. The wind got two rows so we were left with a 3 by 5 block. We covered it with fleece a two or three nights in May when the forecast was still and clear. Read more →