December

Tips

  • Treat and clean tools
  • Check for vermin in outbuildings and sheds
  • Harvest crops

What to grow

Not much in the way of sowing this month although you may have some vegetables ready to lift for your Christmas dinner!

You can reflect on the growing season as you relax and start thinking about next year's seed orders.

Jobs to do

  • Protect any remaining crops from the cold and wet if its prolonged
  • Keep watering if its dry
  • Clean and maintain equipment and tools
  • Think about ordering and seed catalogues ready for next season