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Now the hard work begins...

Major excitement finding out that we have after all been allocated an allotment in the village where we live! Half a plot, as someone has agreed to give up the unused half of his so we can take over. 188 more words


Allotment Update week ending 31 August

We leave the summer pruning of the fruit until after the Open Day workshop but now we need to finish the job.  The summer pruning of the gooseberries and apples was completed. 354 more words


We Can't Wait for Halloween

We cant wait for Halloween this year – we are eagerly awaiting our pumpkins to be ready for picking at our allotment and they are HUGE! 39 more words

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Pretty Allotment Photos

Here are some better photos from a few days ago following my re-netting.  Took my camera rather than using my phone.

The re-netted spinach, cabbage and purple spouting broccoli:  74 more words


God's Green Earth

It’s the height of the season and the allotment is on full power, producing its tasty goods.  Back in the kitchen pots are boiling and ovens are baking as we turn our delicious bounty into edible gold.   77 more words


No need for a veg box this week - home grown goodies from Mum

Wednesday is normally my veg box day, but I went to see my parents at the weekend and came home with this gorgeous back of fresh veggies! 421 more words


17 Aug - May's family joins the edible garden team

For at least a couple of weeks now, we noticed a happy extended family playing badminton at the hard court next to the edible garden. The grandfather would walk around the garden, and feel the plants growing around him… The daughter would also come by and check it out… 171 more words