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Digger Dan's Food Growing Tips for May

Now is the perfect time to sow broad beans - in a warm area of the vegetable patch, that will see some sun over winter; but don't put them where your last legume (bean or pea) crop was - crop rotation works best.

It's also a good time to plant some of our favourite fruits - citrus, blueberry and feijoa bushes, not to mention the sub-tropicals - avocadoes, bananas, mangoes and guavas - do chose frost-free areas for planting the latter.

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