Competitions & giveaways
The latest pruning saw in the award-winning ARS range is the Super Turbocut UV-32E. Its cutting edge has a special toothed shape that increases cutting speed, making it even faster to work with than its popular cousin the Turbocut.
With SmartBedz Universal Bedding and Litter, keeping chickens doesn't have to be hard work. SmartBedz lasts over four times longer than whole straw or shavings and its unique absorbent characteristics mean that litter smell is banished.
The UK's largest independent flower show, Southport Flower Show, returns for its 84th year from Thursday to Sunday, August 15-18. Attracting around 70,000 visitors, the four-day event will feature the very best in garden design, gourmet foods and entertainment.
If you love fine food, here's a company to stir your passion. Spanish Passion Foods sells delicious foods from Spain using only the freshest and finest ingredients.
New Green Duck Tape is the perfect accessory for discreet on-the-spot gardening and DIY fixes. This super-strong, super-sticky cloth tape has hundreds of uses, so it's a must-have item for every garden shed, greenhouse, garage and kitchen drawer.
Everyone looking forward to a plentiful harvest of fruit and vegetables in the next few weeks and months will need to both nourish them and protect them from the onslaught of destructive pests. Kitchen Garden has teamed up with Bayer Garden to offer the perfect combination to 20 lucky winners. Each will receive a pack of Phostrogen All Purpose Plant Food (40 watering cans' worth) and a packet of Provado Ultimate Fruit & Vegetable Bug Killer Concentrate.
Nothing is more satisfying than harvesting home-grown fruit and turning it into your own freshly pressed juice. With the fruit season just around the corner, Kitchen Garden has teamed up with Vigo Presses to offer one lucky reader the chance to win this fruit press and crusher. Worth £495, the Classic Crusher A and 12 litre Cast Iron Press comes with a lifetime of advice and support for all your juice and cider making endeavours.
More detail of what is planted in each plot, seed required and potential yields together with lots of growing advice are included in Holly Farrell's new book Planting Plans for Your Kitchen Garden.
If you'd like seed-sowing to be quicker, simpler and altogether less fiddly, check out www.simplesowing.co.uk - the UK's only dedicated online seed tape retailer. Simple Sowing was started three months ago and now offers nearly 100 varieties of vegetables, herbs and flowers. New items are being added all the time, including wildflower seed carpets.
To see winners of previous competitions just use the link below:
Current Issue: July 2013
FREE: 2 PACKETS OF SEEDS WORTH £2.35!
♦ Perfect peas every time ♦ Grow delicious cherries
♦ Crop growing fun at the Chelsea Flower Show
♦ Free summer seed collection worth £10
♦ Win garden goodies worth £2592
♦ Discover how James Martin grows his own ingredients
♦ Sow now for late summer harvests
♦ Ideas for your veg plot ♦ How to build a raised bed
• Next issue on sale: July 4, 2013