Today was a day for shovelling poo. We visited our local stables, who have been wonderful enough to let us have manure for free. Now that they have spread manure on the fields the mountain of pow is now just a small hillock. This has revealed some of the well-rottedRead 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 →