I’ve started a string of Chilli Peppers for drying now that the chilli harvest is underway. Each Chilli Pepper is just threaded with a needle and thread; I keep the needle attached so I can just keep adding new peppers they are harvested. There’s a lot more peppers waiting toRead More →

Below is an article by Charles Dowding on No-Dig allotments, and if you are just starting on an allotment this guide is useful for getting it started the no-dig way. Allotments No-Dig  is not a new thing; it’s been around since at least the 1940s and is about maintaining theRead More →

We use Blightwatch to keep track of blight risk for our potatoes and tomatoes You simply register and opt-in for the alerts and you will be emailed when there is a high chance of blight.Read More →

I picked up some wood ash off Freegle this spring and it’s great to use on a very green compost heap. If your compost heap is getting a little too acidic then add this in to increase alkalinity.Read More →