Green Asparagus Day - 1st May 2012

This year Green Asparagus Day falls on 1st May (2012). Here we will bring you all the news about what is planned, ideas to get you started and a space for you to tell us what you want everyone else to know....


Asparabuddies are running a competition to celebrate, all you have to do to win 50 asparagus crowns ( thier favourite variety, they should know some good ones!) is to 'LIKE' their Facebook page and tell them why you like green asparagus so much. Competition closes 31st March 2012 and crowns will be delivered early April!!! Go on be the first to enter.....

We are asking for your favourite photo's of green asparagus to get us in the mood for Green Asparagus Day. We'll put the most inspiring up here for all to see. (see greenasparagusday hashtags on twitter to keep up with the news).


Hold an Asparagus themed party or meal and donate the proceeds to charity.

Hold a Childrens Asparagus themed drawing or cartoon competition...we'll publish the winners here...

Hold an Asparagus "cook in" with prizes for the best recipes..we'll publish them here...

There must be loads of other ideas....

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There are Asparagus Festivals in Stockton California, Evesham UK and in other locations around the World. Why not see if there is one near you to visit. If you know of one we haven't got listed please let us know.

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The easiest way to cook Asparagus!

All you need is a microwave, a Microwavable Fish & Veggie Steamer and our instructions.

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Spring is in the Air!

Time to turn to some healthy eating. What could be better than asparagus? Take a look through our Asparagus recipe ideas for some great ways to eat Asparagus.

Fancy some Farm Fresh asparagus delivered to your door? Take a look at who is supplying mail order asparagus.

UK & USA Season

The UK and USA season is here!!! With the season at it's height from May - June make the most of the most local, freshest asparagus you can lay your hands on!!!

Perfectly Steamed Asparagus?

For steaming your asparagus on the hob try a purpose made Stainless Steel Asparagus/Vegetables Steamer.

Asparagus Festivals

Festival fever is taking over Stockton Asparagus Festival runs 27th - 29th April and the British Asparagus Festival has events running all the way from now unitl the 21st June.

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