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Mulchy Mushrooms

My son and I were exploring the mulch forest and we found some funky fungi I thought I’d share:

Slime mold! Gross!!

This rock was particularly yucky…For some reason. 23 more words


Week 39 (Year 3): Mulching Fruit Bushes and Garlic pops through the soil...

As we get close to Christmas and the festive season, the weather had turned rather cold and windy. Whilst we’ve had no snow (yet), the bitter winds make it less attractive to work out on the Allotment Plot. 166 more words

Raised Beds

Effect of mulch on some characteristics of potato in Asadabad, Hamedan - IJAAR

Bita Azad, Mohammad Reza Hassandokht, Khosroo Parvizi

Department of Horticulture, Islamic Azad University, Science and Research Branch, Tehran

Department of Horticultural Sciences, University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran… 267 more words


Our Xmas Tree was Up Until 1/19/17

Our beauty of a real Christmas tree had been up since the day after Thanksgiving and was somehow still going strong despite not having been watered since Jesus’s birthday. 264 more words

Green City Living

Free Wood Chip Mulch

A company called Chip Drop connects people with local tree companies who are willing to drop off whole truck loads of wood chip mulch for free. 77 more words

Working Bee

So, this farming caper is VERY labour intensive and due to a number of factors – no funding to continue to pay our farm manager, 0/8 work for the dole participants – we are relying very much on volunteer labour to get our beds back to planting ready.   39 more words



Someone was concerned because many plants appear to be dead or dying out in our garden terraces.  So, I put on my “woolies” and ventured out to check all three levels. 443 more words