Yearly Archives: 2011

Greenhouse Base & Onions

Building the base for the new greenhouse and a question on onions answered.

Fox Problem on Allotment

Foxes are now becoming a problem on allotments - but what is the answer?

World Record Heaviest Onion

Pensioner Peter Glazebrook from Newark won the World Record Heaviest Onion

Making Chutneys, Leaves & Listen to your doctor!

Busy making chutneys and jellies, autumn has hit and the leaves are starting to come down.

Pruning Raspberries

Stuck indoors so answering a question about what to do with raspberries

Chocolate Spot

Broad beans gone down with chocolate spot and I've gone down with a knee problem

Soil Test Results

I've tested my soil and now know what the nutrient levels are and acidity. In a nutshell, dismal.

NVS Championship Vegetable Show

A day out in Llangollen for the NVS Championships and AGM

Farewell Squeak

Goodbye to an old friend and generating humus for the soil.

Lime & Fertiliser First Results

Back in July I decided to do a little demonstration / experiment of the effects of lime and fertiliser on my pasture land. Now, just three weeks later, I'm starting to see some result.

New Book Out – Backgarden Chickens

Our new book is out and I thought you might want to know what goes into writing a book

Back Pain Sorted!

After months of back ache and bad nights, I've found the answer! And it was cheap.

Anglesey Show

We visit Anglesey Show and I get my FNVS certificate!

National Allotments Week

Some thoughts on National Allotment Week and the new lawnmower arrives

Potting On Brassicas

My compost mix for success with brassicas and moving on to larger pots.

Show Growing & Videos

Injured leg so adding more articles and videos to the site

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