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Using horse manure

Posted: 09/08/2016 at 15:40

Hello , there is a more up today's forum site on the fruit & veg site which is new allotments no.2 


I wouldn't have thought compost bins would completely stop flooding but would help , as would the ditch if it was cleared 


Yes horses feeding on your crops could be a problem , you could plant jureslum artichokes in a small section by the fence to see how far they can lean over 


Would recommend that any wooden fence posts are concreted in with " post concrete "


Makes your plot more interesting having horses 


Have a good holiday , some where warm ?

New allotment OMG...Part 2...

Posted: 09/08/2016 at 09:33

Gardengirl , forgot to say Dahlias looked lovely , they looked prize winners to me  

New allotment OMG...Part 2...

Posted: 09/08/2016 at 09:32

Gardengirl , well done for having entering and special well done for potatoe Firsts , a prize winning entry  is always exciting 


It looked like a lots of entries , are there other sections jams etc ?


Off shopping with o/h shortly will pop up to plot to water this afternoon , it is a lovely day 


Hope alls well with everybody 

My Perfumed Bristol Garden in 2016.

Posted: 08/08/2016 at 13:25

Good morning , sunny & windy again but did rain overnight 


Have a good Birthday on Thursday 


Need to do a bit of repotting in g/h later 


Have a good day 

HELLO FORKERS AUGUST EDITION

Posted: 08/08/2016 at 13:20

Liri , hope toad rescue goes well 

Garden Pictures 2016

Posted: 08/08/2016 at 09:16

Hello all , nice pictures 

HELLO FORKERS AUGUST EDITION

Posted: 08/08/2016 at 09:13

Good morning all , no storm in night but very blustery at moment 


Going on usual Monday organised walk , set up for the week


Hosta safe journey home 


Have a good day everybody 

New allotment OMG...Part 2...

Posted: 07/08/2016 at 21:19

Hello , yes lots of watering , ground is really dry at allotment 


French beans doing ok , runners not so good this year , however very late in putting them in 


o/h does roast beetroot as a veg , had some raw grated with salad tonight , don't like beetroot soup thou 


HELLO FORKERS AUGUST EDITION

Posted: 07/08/2016 at 21:12

Clari , didn't known chard could grow that big  Wonder just how big it would have got , particularly as they are hardy ?

Using horse manure

Posted: 07/08/2016 at 21:08

Hello , certainly made a good start , Fairygirl is right , it is good when you start getting the benefits 


Wondered what the " angle iron " was for ?


I a assume you are going to use comfrey for a liquid feed 


Let's us known how you get on 

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