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market garden

n. Chiefly British

market gardener n.
market gardening n.

market garden

n
(Horticulture) chiefly Brit an establishment where fruit and vegetables are grown for sale
market gardener n
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Noun1.market garden - a garden where fruit and vegetables are grown for marketingmarket garden - a garden where fruit and vegetables are grown for marketing
garden - a plot of ground where plants are cultivated
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market garden

n (Brit) → orto (industriale)
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A few paces beyond the last market garden stood a tavern, a big tavern, which had always aroused in him a feeling of aversion, even of fear, when he walked by it with his father.
With intervals of Marshalsea lounging, and Mrs Bangham succession, his small second mother, aided by her trusty friend, got him into a warehouse, into a market garden, into the hop trade, into the law again, into an auctioneers, into a brewery, into a stockbroker's, into the law again, into a coach office, into a waggon office, into the law again, into a general dealer's, into a distillery, into the law again, into a wool house, into a dry goods house, into the Billingsgate trade, into the foreign fruit trade, and into the docks.
Here will be a group of shops, followed by a fenced field or paddock, and then a famous public-house, and then perhaps a market garden or a nursery garden, and then one large private house, and then another field and another inn, and so on.
There are a number of CSAs in Scotland, including Tomnah'a Market Garden at Comrie Croft in Perthshire, The Field at Dunkeld and, locally, Tap 'o' North at Rhynie in Aberdeenshire which has a veg box scheme.
NATURE lover Mehr Fardoonji is seeking a meat-free tenant to run her organic market garden on the Wales-England border.
The Panerai timepiece, which belonged to a "Kampfschwimmer" diver, had been acquired by a British soldier during the doomed 1944 Operation Market Garden, immortalised in the film A Bridge Too Far.
Students will work in the mini market garden two days a week, aiming to earn a certificate for their horticultural skills.
This work for general readers, students, and historians details what went wrong with Operation Market Garden, a failed Allied operation led by the British during WWII.
Tomnah'a Market Garden from Perthshire will have summer vegetables and Stirling's Fat Hen Farm produce salad mixes.
Lahore -- As many as five persons were killed following eruption of fire in a bakery at Barkat market Garden town Lahore on Tuesday.
Mary's Road, Henteleff Park has preserved the rural character of a landscape that nurtured early Metis culture, Winnipeg's budding market garden industry and the Henteleff family farm.
By HENRYK ZIENTEK henryk.zientek@trinitymirror.com @HenrykZientek ONE of Huddersfield's historic properties opens its gates to the public this weekend to launch an organic market garden.