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Allotment Diary

An Allotment Summer 2020

It’s been quite a busy few weeks for me, and I thought it’s time for me to post an update about what’s going on. 🙂

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Allotment Diary

Planting out – a quick how to…

Planting out is great – you’re at that point where you’ve seen your plants grow from seed, to seedling and now they’re big enough to be released into the wild!

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Making a brassica cage

This is definitely something I’ve made up as I’ve gone along…

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Separating seedlings

Much like sowing seeds, separating seedlings is more or less the same from plant to plant…

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Ask Adam #11: Covering your spuds with manure?

Richard has written in with this very timely question regarding 1st and 2nd early potatoes.

After planting 1st and 2nd early potatoes can you cover the soil with a thick dressing of manure to keep the frost off.

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Allotment Diary

Working smart… Not hard.

This one goes out to all you new allotment holders out there…