Yearly Archives: 2007

Garlic Horror, Sneak Thieves & Raised Beds

Those pigeons have been at it again and so have the human rats. Finishing the raised beds,

Who Will Stay on the Plot?

Some thoughts on why people stick and others do not on an allotment and how much time an allotment takes.

Potato Order

Sorting our potato order out, new on the allotment and new on the web site.

New Allotment Articles

Loads of new articles on the site and moving some older ones around to make things easier to find.

NVS Meeting & Le Shopping

NVS meeting and party on Tuesday followed by a shopping trip to France.

Finished the Compost Heap

Finished the compost bins, some reflections on 5 years on the allotment.

Vegetable Seed Shortage?

Trade rumours about possible seed shortage due to bad weather this summer.

Compost Bins & Electric Farce

Building the compost bins between the showers and the electricity pylon fiasco on the site.

Greenhouses & Cold Frames

A new section goes live on the web site devoted to greenhouses and coldframes.

Planting Garlic & Selfish People

Planted out the garlic and sadly discovered some people think free for all means grab the lot for your self.

New Vegetable Growing Guides

Major new section on the site - growing vegetable guides and hints from Henry

Fertilisers & Manures

A new section about fertilisers and manures on the site - 8 pages in all

Protecting the Allotment – Help Someone!

Providing some advice and basic vegetable growing knowledge to someone might just help protect your plot in the future.

Back on my Allotment

Back down to the allotment where rebuilding the compost heap continues in brilliant sunshine for a bit.

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