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Sunflower fanaticism – an update

Given that we’re getting more feedback about our sunflower competition and the knitting of a jumper than anything else posted on this blog, I thought you’d better have an update on the current state of affairs in the former. This is the very latest photograph, taken in just the last half hour. I’m no horticultural […]

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Alex shoots into the lead

Rivalry is growing in the OF&G offices as obsessive sunflower measuring becomes the order of the day. Apparently it’s upstart new boy, producer CO Alex Patchett, leading the competition to produce the tallest helianthus annuus (don’t you just love Wikipedia?!). Alex has achieved a whopping 28cm. It’s a far cry from his widely ridiculed poor […]

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Sunflowers are go! Sort of…

The intra-office sunflower growing competition is well underway now, with green shoots of success starting to emerge for some of our contenders (though, bizarrely, our composting CO’s are having less luck than most!). While there’s not much of interest to see quite yet, an opportunity has emerged for some ribbing of our new-boy Certification Officer, […]

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