I’ve had a really good year on the allotment with broad beans (fava beans). I overwinter my crop, so plant them in late October or early November and this year I’ve been harvesting since late May and they’re still going … Continue reading
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I’ve been meaning to get this project done for a while now. The “new” bin is much bigger than old ones, and will be a good addition to the plot.
Here’s the allotment video update that was filmed yesterday before receiving the news about my Grandma. Anyway here it is.
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I had a kit for a solar powered shed light. The receipt was still in the box, and it was over 4 years old, so I wasn’t sure that it would work, but I thought it would be worth … Continue reading
The allotment is looking good at the moment, there are a few things that aren’t, in particular the radish and turnip, but that’s gardening. I’m already thinking about what I’m going to do with the area that is currently occupied … Continue reading
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Tagged allotment, allotment life, broad beans, broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower, courgette, fork to fork, french climbing bean, lettuce, potato, pumpkin, runner bean, self-sufficient