Post Midsummer Polytunnel Gardening at Bealtaine Cottage

Second-phase food production is under way as from this week. Midsummer has passed and many harvests are home or under-way. This week has seen me clear the tunnel, spread lots of compost afresh on the beds and begin planting for the next phase of crops. As I cleared the tunnel and collected masses of seeds and seed-heads, I was thinking about the crops I would plant. Number one on my list is Kale; one of the great foods, especially in juicing. Regular intake of Kale juice keeps health at a peak. Soil is the most important aspect of good food. The…