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Latest posts by archiepem


Posted: 11/08/2013 at 14:01

 late good morning ..pork in the oven with herbs and onion from the garden . plus spuds and peas and broad beans on the hob ..and  pudding . apple crumble from a friend .  got my onions up  and put in carrots for a late crop . life is good 

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 10/08/2013 at 21:06

went ok.. have a first  second and third on the shed wall...will find out in the next few weeks . but the days have gone when we had a slap up meal at  manchester town hall the kids  love the garden as well ,  


Posted: 10/08/2013 at 20:44

yep double dig and put in compost etc . looks like some former owner took care of the garden . looks like its all in place for you and well done  get youself a beer

Good Evening FORKERS

Posted: 10/08/2013 at 20:34

got loads of cabagge butterflies here in north manchester  and bees .got mygarden judged in a local comp today . curry and lager for tea . weather warm late sunshine . and the grandkids have all gone home two to north wales and one to clayton


daughters new garden

Posted: 10/08/2013 at 19:23

theres  a slopeing bank from where i took this photo . will plant cottage style with cuttings from my garden .  will be sowing seed for the grass




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Posted: 10/08/2013 at 16:22

i would like to see monty with a full mug of tea 

daughters new garden

Posted: 10/08/2013 at 15:50

  the soon to be lawn taking shape . lots of stones  but the whole gardens coming on


Posted: 09/08/2013 at 21:43

used to pick loads of  mushies when i was  a kid on the banks of the river dee (cheshire)  when fishing ps nice with some moorhens eggs


Posted: 09/08/2013 at 16:50

i get a supply of frezzer gloves from a friend on sainsburys night shift 

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Talkback: Growing your own Christmas dinner

i frezze some broad besns runners and french beans . carrots and peas and put some spuds in deep tubs in a frost free place and cover with c... 
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garden tour 
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daughters garden

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daughters new garden

any ideas ???? 
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made from pallets  
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