Monthly Archives: April 2011

Comfrey, Fencing & Wedding Fever

Fencing out the sheep, comfrey as part of the long term plan and some thoughts on wedding fever.

Birthdays, animal rescue & liming pasture

Birthday presents, helping in a small way the animal rescue and thinking of liming pasture

Japanese Knotweed

I've found Japanese Knotweed growing in the walled orchard so I've been looking up what to do to control it.

Organic Growing or Chemical Growing

A general reply to some emails that hopefully explains my position. Plus a photo from 35 years ago

Allotment Threat – Act Now!

Important - there is a threat to remove the statutory duty on local authorities to provide allotments

Bargain Buying & Rabbits Sorted!

Some bargain buys, crazy rip-offs and the rabbits meet their doom

Machines & Books

Bit of a rant about cheap machines, busy writing another book and nominated for an award, which is nice.

Glorious Weather

Taking advantage of the weather to sort out a shrubbery, a new tool and fixing the side gate.

Pesky Rabbits and Treating Woodworm

Dealing with rabbits, I have a confession to make. And what not to do when treating woodworm.

New Pear and Plum Trees Bargain

We've picked up a couple of bargain fruit trees, a pear and a plum. Luckily we've space and time to see if they were a real bargain or not.

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