Today we did a little bit of Lasagne Gardening well okay not truly lasagne gardening but a similar idea. True lasagne gardening by the way is simply a no-dig method that uses green compost and brown compost alternated providing an excellent mulch. We’re using the same idea to keep weeds atRead More →

I’m sure I’m not the only person who has had trouble deciding how to deal with paths in the allotment. We’ve tried stony, wood chip, straw and now we’re moving onto grass. We recently purchased a manual lawn mower which cuts a 30cm/1′ strip but was not very tolerant ofRead More →

The Garden Area is an area we created for 24/A to be a seating area with fruit trees, Mediterranean herbs and some flowers. To be in affect a garden with then allotment itself. As you can see from the photos it has changed a bit over the last 18 months:Read More →

The Plan

This is the latest plan for the allotment in 2019, it’s been really tough trying to map out the allotment accurately but it has helped massively to work from a plan. I’ve also found it really helpful to mark out the areas with rope, this helps to get a realRead More →