Riverford Wicked Leeks

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We had the driest and sunniest March I can remember. In so many springs we get behind and are forced to plant before the soil has dried enough to make a good seed bed.This year has been perfect, with new plants rapidly rooting out into fine, well aerated soil.

The farm resembles a massive landscape art project as we cover lettuce, spinach, beans and carrots in fleece to bring forward harvest dates and reduce the