Veg Seeds

by on November 20, 2014
in Vegetable Growing

Disappointed to have just heard from two companies that the winning tomato Zenith is off the list for next year, they’re not breeding it anymore. A great pity as we have now lost two top quality show winning tomato varieties that’s going to be very difficult to replace.  However I’m on the case and I’m […]

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Master Class Weekend

by on November 16, 2014
in Vegetable Growing

The Master Class Weekend at The Royal Hotel Llanberis in Gwynedd went down really well with many saying it was the best ever with a good mixture of speakers and topics. I would like to thank each and every one of the speakers who had obviously spent some time in preparing thoroughly their talks. Gareth […]

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Medwyns Vegetable Masterclass Weekend Friday 7th to Sunday the 9th November

by on October 12, 2014
in Vegetable Growing

Medwyn’s       of Anglesey Llanor, Old School Lane, Llanfair PG, Anglesey, LL61 5RZ www.medwynsofanglesey.co.uk email: medwyn@medwynsofanglesey.co.uk Telephone/Fax: 01248-714851 My Masterclass weekend is always a huge success with a diverse programme to suit most people’s taste. Below is my introductory letter as well as the full programme and finally the booking form. Should you need any more […]

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Malvern Show

by on October 2, 2014
in Vegetable Growing

We had a very successful show on the last weekend in September at Malvern winning a Gold as well as the RHS Best Exhibit at the Show. I was more than pleased as I had no Leeks, Onions or Celery, but that’s another story!  

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NVS Championships Dorchester

by on September 14, 2014
in Vegetable Growing

Some pictures of the winners at the National Vegetable Scociety Championships held on the 6th and 7th of September at Dorchester.

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NVS Welsh Branch Championships Wrexham 23rd 24th August.

by on August 26, 2014
in Vegetable Growing

There’s no doubt that the Welsh Championships were probably one of the best ever held and filled up a very large Hall in three sections with superb quality vegetables. For the first time ever, as far as I can recall, large shallots won the ‘The most Meritorious dish’ in the show. This was brilliant for […]

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Tullamore Show Co Offaly Ireland

by on August 26, 2014
in Vegetable Growing

It’s always a great joy to be invited to judge the Tullamore show in Irelnad which ios always held on the second Sunday of August. It a typical countyb Agricultural show with a horticultural tent as well as cooking knitting etc. Although only a one day show the attendance is a phenominal 60,000 people and […]

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RHS TATTON PARK FLOWER SHOW

by on July 28, 2014
in Vegetable Growing

We managed to do the business once again at this show winning another Gold as well as the reserve Best Exhibit in the Show. The New Parsnips were brilliant and when we removed them from the box they had retained their lovely white colour. When I showed them to Roy Tudor who is acknowledged as […]

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GOOD DAY TODAY

by on July 18, 2014
in Vegetable Growing

Got up early this morning with the threat of very poor weather, but when I arrived on the field just after 8 things improved immensely, with sunshine blazing down all day. It even got better after lunch time when I pulled my long carrots and parsnips for the RHS Tatton Park Show. The Long carrots […]

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The Joys of Showing!

by on July 4, 2014
in Vegetable Growing

Oh, the joys of growing for showing. Tatton Park Flower Show is now just over three weeks away and the recent consistent hot weather has played havoc with my timing. All the beetroot grown in metre square Link-a-Bords have grown already far too large and most of them have been eaten. I do have some […]

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