Gardening was one of the topics that interested everyone at the recent Sustainable Skerries Transition Town public meeting. With that in mind, here is the latest installment from the Irish Times’ Urban Farmer by Fionnula Fallon. This installment gives the low down on how to grow the globe artichoke, detailing how artichokes are grown in the OPW’s walled garden in the Phoenix Park. Learn the art of DIY artichokes here.