Tag Archives: sweetcorn

Friday 9th September 2016 – Just more weeding.

Nothing new to report today, so I expect this will be quite short and sweet today. I was down on my plot for a couple of hours this morning working my way through yet more beds. I have now pulled … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Wednesday 10th August 2016 – The boy is camping and a girls day out!

George has joined his sea scout troop down by the seaside for their summer camp. They all went down on Saturday, but we were still in Spain, so I took him down today and then he’ll come back with them … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Friday 8th July 2016 – Harvest, weed, water, repeat!

Another very busy 4 hours on my allotment today. I’m now systematically working my way through each bed. I harvest, weed, then water, then move onto the next bed and do exactly the same. If I find any spare space, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Monday 23rd November 2015 – You’ll never see parsnips like THAT in the shops.

I was very pleased to be able to return to my allotment again today. I’ve been working for the last 3 weeks so have been unable to go. It’s surprising how much you miss it. Now that work has practically … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Tuesday 23rd June 2015 – My greenhouse is ready!!

I’ve been up my allotment for most of the day today. I got so much done it was brilliant. So if you’re sitting comfortably then I’ll run through what I managed to get done. Firstly I planted out 8 Sweet … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Wednesday 17th June 2015 – That’s a quarter all perfect, only three quarters left to do!!

I continued today with sorting meticulously through each bed by weeding, cutting the grass, watering, manuring and feeding. It takes a while to do some beds, but once a bed is done you get a huge sense on achievement. I continued … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Friday 12th September 2014 – A quarter is sorted.

It’s that time of year again when, as you’re harvesting all your goodies you turn over each bed. Firstly to remove any weeds, and secondly to get some air into the soil so it’s ready for winter. Getting air into … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment