Some thoughts on the benefits and pitfalls of using chemicals in the garden plot. Plus a bit of advice on using them
Summer Solstice. A little explanation and a few thoughts and observations on the longest day of the year.
We're planting out the pumpkins and squashes that I've grown in pots in the sheltered environment of the greenhouse.
The dripline watering system is running well now I've got it worked out,. Polytunnel is being very productive. Mixing my own fertiliser.
Experimenting with making an ultra low-cost wicking pot system for tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers etc.
Answering a question about whitefly and a problem from using weed and feed on the lawn grass.
Now the weather has turned and we're getting on with things outside. Harvesting has started! Kilos of lovely strawberries.
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