The Dirt: the gardening podcast from Grow Your Own magazine
A garden isn’t static, so be flexible and go with the flow, says Katie Rushworth

A garden isn’t static, so be flexible and go with the flow, says Katie Rushworth

March 26, 2020

The Dirt team welcome Love Your Garden’s Katie Rushworth to the last show of the first season to chat about the simple steps every gardener can take to improve and transform their outdoor space this year. Plus, with working from home in full swing; Laura, Blake and Rose catch up from their respective homes to discuss the top horticulture headlines of the week. 

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Take a little risk and gamble on the last frost, says Robbie Knox

Take a little risk and gamble on the last frost, says Robbie Knox

March 19, 2020

Do you love growing, cooking, roasting, mashing, and constantly talking about potatoes? Good news, because so does our guest this week: Robbie Knox! As well as bonding over our shared appreciation of spuds, we also hear about Robbie’s caterpillar-related conundrum and how he has recently started up his own wormery. Plus, if you’re looking for jobs to keep you busy, tune in for our round-up of this week’s gardening to-do list, and hear Rose’s positive news story about preventing food waste. 

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It’s time to make a confession about my sweet potato plants, says Lucy Start

It’s time to make a confession about my sweet potato plants, says Lucy Start

March 12, 2020

Ever wondered how growing without gravity might differ to growing on your allotment? Well, you’re in luck, as Lucy Start joins us in the studio this week to reveal all about the innovative campaign she’s working on with The European Space Agency. She’s also got some great tips for indoor gardening, trying more unusual edible plants, and gives us the scoop on her big sweet potato faux pas. Plus, the GYO team are bringing their best lettuce pun game to the podcast and sharing important jobs to get done right now. 

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I’ve made plenty of gardening mistakes, but that’s how to learn, says Michelle Jones

I’ve made plenty of gardening mistakes, but that’s how to learn, says Michelle Jones

March 5, 2020

Michelle Jones has gone from growing some veggies with her kids in her top-floor London flat to being crowned the RHS School Gardening Champion for 2019 - all in the space of a couple of years! She joins Laura and Blake on this week’s episode to share her inspiring journey, and reveals the hiccups that have cropped up along the way. Plus, the GYO team discuss why plastic plants are less than fantastic and outline some March plot tasks to keep you busy. 

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