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Tomato trial #2

The second of the tomato trials was set up as a three-way trial to compare, firstly, organic vs non-organic fertiliser and secondly, green vs white shadecloth. This trial started on the 13th of December, 2020. The fertilisers being compared are both made by Nuetrog, a...

Tomato trial #1

In November last year I started the first of the tomato trials for the season. This one set out to compare the difference between pruning to 1 or 2 stems on the yield of fruit. Each bed was planted with 4 varieties; Amana Orange, Pineapple, Black Cherry, Yellow Tommy...

Soil Trial

The idea behind this trial is to test a range of soils, some commercial blends, others made by me. The trial will take place inside a greenhouse. Each soil is made up in duplicate giving a total of 14 containers. Soil # 1 is BioGro Premium Wicking Mix, developed with...