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New allotment OMG...

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 14:20

Gardengirl best way to grow potatoes for show with no scab is in Potatoe sacks or large pots and bought compost , at moment in G/H until weather improves 

Caral , new shed , patio don't forget sun umbrella 

What can we do with coffee grounds

Posted: 12/04/2015 at 14:09

Reading all the threads so far I think adding to a mixtrue with existing compost seems to be the best use

Cheaper alternative to raised bed

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 20:13

Edd if you don't mind keep us posted on straw gardening , sound interesting 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 20:09

Oblixx , if possible put a picture on site when painted ?

Went back into garden a it more tidying up and planted a couple of potatoe sack ready for the village show using compost , no blemishs on them 

New allotment OMG...

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 20:03

Gardengirl , no when got up it was throwing it down so decided to do some paper work for a meeting next week , by 3-30 nearly brain dead so as it was sunny but a cold wind did a bit of tidying up in the garden , also planted 2 potatoe sacks for the local village show 

hopefully tomorrow

have you decided about the allottment ?

Cheaper alternative to raised bed

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 19:54

Jason beds look good , must pleased I'm sure they will be productive 

Edd ar'nt the straw bales expensive ? 

best wishes to you both 

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 16:28

Have been tidying up this afternoon , having coffee break then back out for another hour or so 

still hoping to go to allottment tomorrow 

yes nice and sunny hear in Lincoln after rainy morning but a real cold wind 


New allotment OMG...

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 14:21

Fruitcake , quite right to have a rant , she is obviously not interested , her friend will soon get fed up then perhaps she will give it up , if that happened would you be intrerested ?

Because that what happen with us , the other half came vacant and has we had already told the site agent we where interested she offered it to us first 


Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 11:35

Busy Lizzie , lots of hard work but it looks great 

plastic or fabric compost bin

Posted: 11/04/2015 at 11:33

don't think fabric would work

what about seeing if you can get some pallets for free , fix together line with plastic bags

best of luck

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