This month in Kitchen Garden - June 2017

This month in Kitchen Garden – June 2017

Turn up the taste! This is is packed with hints and tips on watering and feeding to improve the flavour of your crops.

It’s time to start sowing those tender crops for growing outside or in the polytunnel and greenhouse. Whether you like to grow sweetcorn, courgettes, cucumbers – or all three – we have it covered for you this month. Rob Smith dips into the world of heritage veg to reveal some of his favourite old flavoursome varieties, while Colin Randel has the latest on the very best sweetcorn for your garden or allotment.

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We turn to our wonderful KG readers this month for some recipes and tips on what to do with the (almost) inevitable glut of cucumbers this summer, while nutritionist Susie Kearley and regular KG cook Anna Pettigrew offer some recipes of their own. You’ll be amazed at just how versatile this familiar crop can be.

Deputy editor Emma Rawlings gives you her top tips on growing spring onions to pep up your salads while fruit expert David Patch encourages us to try an easy but highly rewarding fruit, saskatoons.

Kitchen Garden June issue – On sale April 27

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This month we have over thirty fantastic giveaways for you including a Gold Pass with Treasure Houses worth over £300, two great runner bean frames from Agriframes worth £117 each and three sets of gorgeous Kent & Stowe tools worth over £107 each!

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Not only that, but we’ve teamed up with our friends at WoodBlocX to give you a whopping £500 to spend on anything – yes, ANYTHING! – on their online product range! It’s free to enter and only takes a moment, so what’re you waiting for? CLICK HERE to get your name down.

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