There are 3 stages to planning your patch. 1. PLAN YOUR REQUIREMENTS 2. Fit the crops required into a rotation. 3.Then develop a cropping plan.
To plan your requirements, list all the veg you (& the rest of the family) would like. Then make a chart to show how many of each veg you require each month (like a shopping list.) This will ensure that you don’t have to eat onions for the whole of one month & remind you to have a balanced collection of veg.
The chart below shows how to start the exercise:
Complete the chart to estimate the monthly requirements of vegetables for the whole family. We can send you a pdf of the chart if you send in a request on the contact form.