Today I was up at the allotment by myself; mainly to make sure that our turnips were okay, which they were. On the spur of the moment I decided to bring forward the creation of a pond in what will be our wildlife area.     It’s a small pond,Read 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 →