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© 2013 James Wong

MY NEW BOOK

 

Tour DATES

'Growing your own' can be about so much more than just spuds, sprouts & swede. So ditch the ration book veg & discover a whole new world of homegrown flavour.

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EDIBLE GARDEN SHOW

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EPisode1: MY MANIFESTO

Check out the party political broadcast for my new book & campaign 'Homegrown Revolution'. It's my one-man mission to free allotmenteers from the grow your own timewarp of bland 'dig for victory' fruit & veg.

 

EDIBLE GARDEN SHOW, LONDON

 

Growing & Eating exotic inca berries

Sticky, sweet & incredibly exotic, you might not believe it but these uber trendy South American berries are far easier to grow than the lowly tomato.

 

If you plant just one fruit crop next year, this simply has to be it!

 

Regular updates from my own tiny suburban patch to show you what I'm growing, cooking & eating each season. Everything from sugary mini kiwis to homegrown tea leaves await!

 

A sneaky PEEK AT MY FRONT GARDEN

 

Love those deliciously nutty pods of edamame beans you get in Japanese restaurants, but frustrated you can’t grow them in the UK? Well I think I have gone one better with super easy-to-grow chickpea ‘edamame’!

CHICKPEA 'EDAMAME'

Jelly bean-coloured, blight resistant 'spuds' that even come with tasty shamrock-shaped leaves. Watch this space for my upcoming guide to growing cooking and eating these tasty, easy-to-grow veg.

NEW ZEALAND YAMS

Queen Victoria’s favourite fruit, these intensely fragrant berries somehow manage to combine the flavours of wild strawberries, pink guavas and a hint of candy floss.

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Chilean Guavas

FINAL 2 DATES: Horticulture is facing a crisis. Our best and brightest are being put off by images of the industry being all about low skilled jobs and rubbish pay. But that simply is not true!

 

I'm setting out to set the record straight with a 12 date UK & Ireland tour of free talks to reveal the huge range of opportunities out there for aspiring professional plant geeks, including my own tips & tricks on how to get ahead.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Want to know the secrets to growing truly 'unbuyable' flavour? My new tour reveals geeky tips & tricks to send the flavour chemicals skyrocketting in all sorts of crops.

 

 

 

 

Askham Bryan College Yorkshire 12th Nov

 

YoungHort Conference London 24th Sept

GROW YOUR OWN WAY

FLAVOUR: A GROWERS' MANUAL

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