Allotment Blog Pumpkins and Bunting

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Hello there, gardening friends! I realise it’s been rather a long while since my last blog post here and the reason for that is being busy with my new allotment and allotment blog. I have put in a lot of work at my plot since getting it almost a year ago and I’m so pleased … Continue reading Allotment Blog Pumpkins and Bunting

Back In The Allotment Saddle

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The long hot summer has been and gone and I'm reaping the rewards in the kitchen garden. The autumn tidy up has begun and having chickens roaming around the garden smallholding means I'm never alone, the hens readily help themselves to crops and scratch the soil to a fine tilth. I'm happy to let them … Continue reading Back In The Allotment Saddle

Hen and Hammock Fertilizer T Bag

I was kindly sent a fertilizer T bag by Hen and Hammock to try. The T bag is a natural hessian bag with nettles inside, to use it simply immerse in a water butt and leave it there (using the string and stick to make it easy to retrieve), or tie the string to the handle of a watering … Continue reading Hen and Hammock Fertilizer T Bag

Royal Horticultural Society, RHS The Garden Anthology Book Release and Blog Giveaway

I’m excited to reveal the following book release, published 2nd October 2014 by Frances Lincoln (www.franceslincoln.com | @Frances_Lincoln), priced £16.99. Read on to find out how you could WIN a copy! RHS The Garden Anthology presents more than 100 years of the best writing in The Garden magazine, the respected journal of the Royal Horticultural Society. Edited by Ursula … Continue reading Royal Horticultural Society, RHS The Garden Anthology Book Release and Blog Giveaway