Category Archives: Allotment

Starting work

Haven’t been able to do anything because of the wet weather ( until mid-Feb), the festival, and a chest infection. Spread some more of the old compost heap, cleared al of the spinach, which is rapidly going to go to … Continue reading

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Compost

Yesterday and today, continued moving very old cost from bottom of 72 to area below manure heap. Has rained a lot and very wet soil. Posted from .

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Plastic

Cleared remaking squash plant and put in elephant garlic Peter gave me. Put in two rows of pathetic spring cabbage plants, and old (maybe non-viable) broad bean seed. Covered most of 73 with black plastic, and part of small net … Continue reading

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Strummed

Used Ben’s larger strimmer to do paths and around fruit trees. Difficult at first to hold and manoeuvre, but made some adjustments and a bit better. Transplanted some plants in greenhouse, sowed lettuce, basil and cauliflowers. Posted from .

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Carrots

Deb put in first row of carrots. Removed plastic from small net and limed, then rotavated. Posted from .

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