My garden has been fruitful this summer. I have now harvested all my carrots, beetroot, spinach, mulberries, radishes, broad beans and peas. The courgettes, onions, garlic and raspberries are still going wild with a fantastic yield. The peppers, borlotti beans and aubergines are starting to show signs of fruits and I’m waiting for the tomatoes to ripen. With four different varieties of tomatoes on the go I should start to think hard and fast of 365 recipes to take advantage of all the tomatoes.
All in all, a fruitful organic garden feast. A few weeks ago I was tempted to break the rules and use a spray to kill the pest as I could not bear watching the caterpillars and ants destroying my crop. My strawberries suffered and so did my calvonero, ants made their home in half of my broad beans and I was nearly in tears as a