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Cream of the crop - The best of Season 5

Cream of the crop - The best of Season 5

June 25, 2021

In this special episode we're looking back at the best bits of Season 5 of The Dirt. It's jam-packed with good advice, hilarious mess-ups and garden chat.

 

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I transformed a field of chest-high grass into an amazing allotment, says Adam Barnes

I transformed a field of chest-high grass into an amazing allotment, says Adam Barnes

June 22, 2021

This week on The Dirt, we were joined by British Army paratrooper and allotment enthusiast, Adam Barnes. Adam's allotment featured in the July issue of Grow Your Own magazine and in this episode we got to hear even more about his amazing growing journey. For more from Adam, follow @paraontheplot on Instagram.

 

Also on the show, we heard from Danni (@plot.81 on Instagram) a grower who regularly works with our fantastic pod sponsors, Envii. Danni helpfully answered reader questions sent in on foraging, growing and much more. For more from Envii - give them a follow at @enviiUK or visit envii.co.uk. 

 

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New allotments are overwhelming but don’t give up, says Rekha Mistry

New allotments are overwhelming but don’t give up, says Rekha Mistry

June 11, 2021

Now an expert grower, Rekha Mistry joined us on this week's episode of The Dirt and recalled how overwhelming her new allotment was when she first took it on. Rekha also imparts plenty of wisdom in the form of garden tips and tricks - as well as some philosophies to grow by.

 

Also on the pod, there's plenty of garden news and a Q&A with our amazing pod sponsors, Envii.

 

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You have to be creative when using your crops, said ‘Two Dirty Boys’

You have to be creative when using your crops, said ‘Two Dirty Boys’

June 4, 2021
We were joined by Robin and Paul, AKA ‘Two Dirty Boys’, who told us all about their allotment successes and failures. They gave us some fantastic ideas for creative crop uses, crop-swapping and discussed growing peaches in the UK.
 

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