First blight resistant orange tomato naming competition – the result!
The Burpee Seeds Europe team ran a competition last month together with Mr Fothergill’s which gave readers of the Pumpkin Beth site an exciting opportunity to name their first-ever blight-resistant orange tomato. It was hard to choose a winner but after much deliberation, the name ‘Merrygold’ from Ann Page was…
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Gardening Naturally is a family run business based in the Cotswolds. They provide a lovely range of netting, fleeces, fruit and vegetable cages, traps and barriers, which help gardeners to grow fruit and vegetables free from insect damage.
Everything is easy-to-use and there is always help available online or at the…
Mr Fothergill’s Seeds has a relaxed dress code – so staff dressed up last week to raise money for BBC Children in Need
Commercial Director Tim Jeffries agreed to donate £1 for each person who came to work wearing a tie. The idea came about as he is normally the only person in the office wearing one.
‘Ties for Tim’…
Happy birthday to one of the UK’s best-known seed companies! Latest news from the Subs Club, specially for Kitchen Garden subscribers.
Founded in 1978, Mr Fothergill’s Seeds is the youngest of the ‘big-name’ seed companies – but this year it is celebrating a significant birthday. To mark the occasion, the Suffolk seed company has created a Ruby Garden at Capel…
With bee populations on the decline it has never been more important for us – as a nation – to come together to help our bee friends survive
With bee populations on the decline it has never been more important for us – as a nation – to come together to help our bee friends survive. One company that is…
Old seeds prove they are not past their sow by date
Suffolk seedsman Mr Fothergill’s prides itself on the quality of its seeds – though not, normally, to the extent of running germination trials on unopened, out-of-date packets. Perhaps it should: an eagle-eyed member of staff recently noticed that amongst a few out-of-date and slightly damaged-by-damp packets of sweet pea…
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