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Winning at the Allotment Show

We’ve had the annual allotment flower and vegetable show. As we are a pretty small site the show is more about having fun rather than taking the competition seriously. The only exhibits which I had planned ahead was the classes ‘Best Victoria Sponge’ and …

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New Compost Area

This week I’ve noticed the shortening of daylight at the start and end of the day, autumn is fast approaching. Before the August Bank Holiday heatwave arrives I’ve managed to make a few late afternoon visits to the allotment. The task has been the …

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New Shed and Moving the Grape Vine

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Burst of Colour and Planting Out

In the Vegepod the seedlings that were sown only a week ago have already appeared due to the extra heat provided by having the cover on. The sweetcorn seeds are doing well having been sown on May 6, the variety Honeydew Improved. According to …

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