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Posted: 14/02/2015 at 10:41

Stagbeetle great link - maybe with long screws or nails to join them together or fence posts bits in between

or you could ask Baza he put them up as fences

GWRS not really a knack just hammer and crow bar and lots of bashing

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 13/02/2015 at 22:54

8th on the list Woo2 will contact the council again half way though March

Enjoy your plots all 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 13/02/2015 at 21:40

Here is a pic of the train we built  out of pallets and painted with flowers in, you will have to look at the garden sometime when bulbs are out looks good then

This is the pallet thread I started lots of info of what you can use them for

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 13/02/2015 at 21:14

Stagbeetle it is Sholing

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 13/02/2015 at 19:59

Near me in Southampton not too far, the train station garden where I volunteer is on the Portsmouth line

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 13/02/2015 at 19:54

Done lots yesterday weeding and clearing, today got free horse manure so dug and bagged that now sitting in bags in the garden

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 13/02/2015 at 19:51

Thanks GWRS and Zoomer44 I will leave it another month ish and see how it looks then - it is all in bags I got 8 of them

Zoomer44 sounds interesting, good luck with going to your plot hope the weather stays ok  

Stagbeetle so exciting for you - yep take lots of pics for us please - where abouts are you? good time to look at the plot will be light  


Posted: 13/02/2015 at 18:47

That is well pretty Busy-Lizzie


Posted: 13/02/2015 at 18:46

The manure smells a small bit but not bad some bits where are a bit slimy  - does have a great lot of worms in so my garden has now gained a lot of worms good for the soil - think there where some leaves in it as well


Posted: 13/02/2015 at 18:07

Hello all, I am back stopped raining in time to get the horse manure

Here is a picture below there were 3 bays but the middle one is the oldest, by the looks of things she has horses, goats, a lama and lots of manure sure I can go back get more when get an allotment   

Q it has been rotting down for 5 months + how long till you think I use it

got 8 bags in the car used some of her old feed bags as well as our bin bags

put it down the garden now was raining then but got indoors before it sloshed it down

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