Allotment Growing Photo History

A photographic history of 7 of our 8 years growing on allotments in Crewe, Cheshire along with some photographs of our garden and some I just thought you'd like to see! It's quite interesting to compare year against year.

We've moved now to a windy hillside in North Wales and are starting a new veg plot from scratch. More information here: Our Smallholding

You can follow our adventures here in our allotment diary

Random Allotment Photos
from the Gallery

More under cloche
May 2004

Ponds and towers
May 2010

Brassicas in their cage on plot 29
June 2008

Me & My Cabbage
August 2010

Clipstone Allotments Visit - Horses on the Plot!
April 2008

Photo Shoot - In Larry\'s Polytunnel
February 2009

Autumn Onions under Fleece
September 2008

New Gates on the Allotment
May 2009

 

 

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Back in Action After the Storm

As you may have gathered from my last post, I was not a happy chappy after Storm Hector’s visit. Still, what you can you do? Weather is definitely ‘circumstances outside of our control’ so you just have to pick yourself

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Storm Damage – Mini Polytunnel Destroyed

Storm Hector Hit Looking at the weather forecast it didn’t seem that we were going to get hit too badly by storm Hector but I really should realise how bad the winds can be here. When I got up this

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Greenhouse Shading, Netting Currants, Figo Cane Connectors

The weather has been absolutely glorious, in fact too warm if anything. Porthmadog, which is just a few miles away from us, has been the hottest place in the UK a few times. Being high up it’s cooler here and

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