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New allotment OMG...

Posted: 22/01/2015 at 17:24

Edd you made me smile ! 

just been up the allottment this afternoon , cold but sunny , finished bark chipping all the paths and some fence repairs 

on holiday in Feb so might leave the serious digging until March ,  still lots of odd jobs to do 

Fruit tree windy site

Posted: 22/01/2015 at 11:02

Hello , what about trying to grow a step over Apple & Pear tree as they are so low down , perhaps wont be affected so much by the wind?

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 22/01/2015 at 08:00

Congratulations Mitch78 , exciting time , looking forward to pics 

Wooded area at back sounds nice 

Would you pay more for a pint of Milk ?

Posted: 22/01/2015 at 07:38

This has been an interesting thread , nice to read some positive comments based on real life and not just assumption , keep them coming 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 21/01/2015 at 09:35

Hello all  , just about to go up to allottment and it has started to Snow , looks like it is settling 

Plan B , sort through seeds and see what I have got , out of date etc

Would you pay more for a pint of Milk ?

Posted: 20/01/2015 at 19:36

Hogweed , that stopped a long time ago around hear 

Would you pay more for a pint of Milk ?

Posted: 20/01/2015 at 19:00

Yes would pay more for milk providing the Supermarkets where not just pocketing the extra money 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 20/01/2015 at 18:56

Mitch 78 , watched " winter watch " yesterday based a closer to you than me in Lincoln

certainly lots of snow there in The Highlands ,  we have it forecast for tommrow so will have to see , was going to do bit in garden but ?

last year somebody gave me aload of "kitchen garden " magazines but they where March or August , still interesting to read 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 20/01/2015 at 17:33

Hello again   Bought a RHS Allottment Handbook , brand new from The Works , got other books but this was bang up todate and only £3.99

Just about to read it 

Happy gardening 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 20/01/2015 at 17:25

Fruitcake , look forward to it

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