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Friday, 4 November 2011

Get your Orders In Early To avoid Disappointment

Today I ordered my seed Potatoes from JBA. I like to get the order out of the way early to ensure I get what I want and also to spread the cost of everything needed for the growing season. The varieties I have chosen are the ones that performed best for me this year I have opted for 3 coloured and 3 White and will only be growing 10 bags of each variety they are
Cassablanca
Sherine
Nadine
Blue Belle
Amour
and Maxine
I also bought 3 ton of sand for my drums and beds at a bargain price of £90 delivered
and 1000 Pablo Beetroot seeds for £2.54 delivered which I think is also a bargain

The Beetroot bed that I created yesterday in the large tunnel has been planted with spring cabbage which will be ready well before I need to sow any Beetroot.

8 comments:

  1. That's bargain sand.
    The best I can get is £37 a tonne plus Vat !! so getting on for £45.
    Mind you you'll get it cheaper up there with all the sand they use on the Steam Trains I suppose...

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  2. Paul are you coming to get your spuds this year?
    Did you see about my new potato mix? I also have a leek and onion mix that you may find of interest.

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  3. As Dan said, that is a bargain for the sand
    Best I can get is £45 per tonne
    Is that a local or national supplier?

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  4. hi paul ordered mine last week. im thinking of getting mix from jba what do you think.chris the gardener.

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  5. Dan it is you that lives in hillbilly country and why would trains need sand?
    Iain I may be up your way in Jan if I am i will call in may also be interested in onion and leek mix
    Blicky local builders merchant soil sand and small gravel £25 per ton plus vat delivered
    Chris I may get some onion and leek mix

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  7. Devis glad you like it there is not much to report this time of year but keep watching
    Paul

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