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Our potatoes

Potatoes have sustained nations.  Now, the ones I planted myself sustain me.  In the late spring Joe tilled the ground and returned with his arms frozen into the pose of a Hells Angels biker.  544 more words

Welcome to the Island

There is no direct career path for food lovers. My career has taken me on many surprise twists and turns, each offering me new skills and learning opportunities. 1,378 more words


Busy in the garden

Over the last few days we’ve been busy in the garden setting up a new project, which is to grow veg in straw bales. This is a tried and tested method that is growing in popularity owing to it’s simplicity as well as the fact that you can get quite high yields from a small space using less water than in a conventional garden. 407 more words


Unintentional Demolition

Hello happy campers!

Just thought I would provide you with an update on the house. So great news, building work commenced yesterday, YAY! Not so great news is that they started work on the utility room – their aim was to damp-proof the room, brick up one door, create an internal door and move the position of another door. 300 more words

Country Life

Gardening advice wanted!

It’s rather grey today isn’t it? I do hope we have a good pour down of rain, as I didn’t water my vegetables properly last night. 460 more words

Uk Blogger


Son prior to his divorce when he owned his home, went to great lengths planting his vegetable patch. He would test the soil for what it needed to grow the plants. 82 more words

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Veg patch withdrawal

We’re back from holiday now and here’s a purely gardening post. I’ve been desperate to get back to my vegetable patch to see how it’s doing and there is great progress. 50 more words