Daily Harvest 2016

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chillimummy

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Re: Daily Harvest 2016
« Reply #210 on: December 04, 2016, 18:42 »
Crop of maris peer from my new half plot surprisingly undamaged, a few turnips and some sprouts.
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AlaninCarlisle

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Re: Daily Harvest 2016
« Reply #211 on: December 04, 2016, 19:29 »
Dug up 13 celeriac to store in the shed
All that's left in the ground now are a few Spring Onions and about 6 Chiogga

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Re: Daily Harvest 2016
« Reply #212 on: December 14, 2016, 11:58 »
My parsnips are still going strong. Pulled up a couple for lunch and I was delighted by the size of one of them... my biggest, juiciest parsnip yet!

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Paul Plots

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Re: Daily Harvest 2016
« Reply #213 on: December 14, 2016, 21:09 »
Hubby's been harvesting the carrots all week, why he doesn't bring for more than one or two days at a time🙄

At their best when they are really freshly dug and........ who could resist a quick trip to the plot  ;)
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Re: Daily Harvest 2016
« Reply #214 on: December 15, 2016, 13:47 »
Sprouts, carrots, huge parsnips, one pathetic swede (why can't I grow these?) leeks and a savoy cabbage.

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Re: Daily Harvest 2016
« Reply #215 on: December 15, 2016, 17:43 »
Hubby's been harvesting the carrots all week, why he doesn't bring for more than one or two days at a time🙄

At their best when they are really freshly dug and........ who could resist a quick trip to the plot  ;)

Yes normally I would agree, but back then the weather was set to be wet & or frosty & we were very busy, plus washed & wrapped in damp kitchen paper & wrapped tightly in a plastic bag they keep quite well for 3/4 days.
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Paul Plots

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Re: Daily Harvest 2016
« Reply #216 on: December 29, 2016, 00:28 »
Leeks, leeks and a few more leeks...

Lovely covered in cheese or white sauce then finished off in the oven as an extra veg on Christmas Day.... and again a few days later.

Supplied the family with a few for their meals at home.

Noting else from my little plot.

Lifted the last of my carrots ages ago snowdrop as I grew less than I once did - less space these days.

Like your method of keeping them fresh.  8)

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Re: Daily Harvest 2016
« Reply #217 on: December 30, 2016, 09:16 »
Multiple pickings over this Christmas week of parsnips, leeks, carrots and brussels sprouts.
Good load of our potatoes from the potato store.
Just picked a load of Kale for this weekend.



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