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Allotment Video Update 8th April 2017

It’s been a few weeks since I managed to do an allotment video, and now there might just be two in one week. The plot is picking up as the warmer weather arrives, so I’ve been sowing a few seeds … Continue reading

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Sowing Seeds

It’s that time of the year, when spring is arriving and the ground is warming up and it’s time to sow some seeds directly on the allotment. I thought it might be useful to share the method that I use. … Continue reading

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Lifting Dahlias 

   I’ve had one job on the allotment that’s been outstanding for a few weeks, and that’s to lift the dahlia tubers before the frost gets to them. I sowed the dahlias from seed at the start of the season … Continue reading

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Planning For Next Year

We had our first frost last night, the signs that autumn is truly upon us. The allotment is winding down now. There’s still lots to do in preparation for next year, but in terms of crops most things are coming … Continue reading

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