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

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Random Allotment Photos
from the Gallery

Shed by the river
November 2005

Sweetcorn out in the world
June 2005

Mixing Compost
April 2006

Photo Shoot - Me at the allotment
February 2009

The Greenhouse with a door!
October 2006

Early Potatoes Out of the Coldframe
May 2009

Wild potatoes!
May 2010

Brassicas and Weeds
August 2008

 

 

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More Woodchips, Storm Damage, Leylandii & Leeks

The weather is a bit erratic – what’s new? You may ask. At least we’ve had a couple or three nice days. Unfortunately I’ve been a bit tied up with work as well. Why do the work panics and sunshine

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Sowing Schedule 2019

I’ve got my sowing schedule listed. Last year I spent quite a lot of time planning out the year in some detail. When to sow, plant out and when I could expect to harvest. So we had the never ending

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A Slow Start, Under the Snow

Last year I started well, jobs got done in January and I’d everything planned out for months ahead. What to sow and when – even what I’d be harvesting and when. Until the weather put paid to the plans and

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