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"There is so much detail and guidance. I cannot recommend it highly enough and I would not have been able to have the success (or confidence) I have achieved in growing vegetables without it."

Gina Williams
Bethesda, North Wales

No Dig Gardening

No Dig Gardening  is perfect for when you’re starting out. It’s also a great way to consolidate your existing understanding of no dig.

Skills for Growing

Skills for Growing teaches you how to save time, effort and money. With the skills you learn, you’ll find gardening even easier, and learn how you can produce fine, healthy harvests without the hard work!

From Seed to Harvest

Ay ultimate A-Z  for growing 40 different vegetables. With my guidance, you’ll feel confident to grow a variety of vegetables from seed.

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Charles’s advice for best soil and vegetables, and reminders of what to sow and plant upcoming, how to harvest and store, and ways to make compost. Also updates from Homeacres, together with news and events.

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The What, When & How

Charles gives detailed advice on sowing, transplanting, protecting, weeding and harvesting for the week ahead. There is also a weekly feature written by three new growers, plus a helpful list of resources. Paying subscribers are also eligible for free access to my pack of 'Useful Information'.

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Future Gardeners

Following on from our Future Gardeners Forum, this gives news, ideas and resources for those who garden with children, or those who would like to start a children's growing project.

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Seasonal tips on my blog

Follow along as I prepare for the seasons ahead and share my experiences with you

April 2024 no dig helps with drainage, harvests and sowings

The value of sowing in autumn and early spring, what to sow now, how no dig makes everything easier

Mid March 24, under way outside

New sowings inside and out, water them sparingly, covers and no dig success in wet weather

March 2024 Exciting possibilities

What to sow, no dig planting, and harvests already

Free Resources

No dig is great for your health, your pocket and the planet. We have many resources to help you along your no dig journey.
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