Articles by Paul West

Growing your own veg is definitely worthwhile.

True cost of growing your own food

June 2022

Back in Issue 99 of OG, Paul West wrote this article under the title 'Getting Pragmatic', looking at the true costs of growing your own food. In 2022, we are all interested in the answer to this question.

Paul West loved picking mulberries as a kid.

Mighty mulberries

July 2021

From an early age, Paul West fell in love with the resilient mulberry and its bountiful, juicy and tangy fruit.

'Purple Dragon' variety of carrot.

Colourful carrots

March 2021

There are so many different types of carrot you can grow in your garden, many of them vibrantly coloured heirloom varieties.