Monthly Archives: August 2014

Pickled Beetroot

This is the time of year when the allotment is producing more than we can eat. So the objective is to turn as much as possible into stuff that is nice to eat and will store for a reasonable length … Continue reading

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Oak Bush Cricket?

Despite having a large oak tree in our garden, we’ve never seen one of these before. According to our understanding from the web, its a male Oak Bush Cricket (defined by its long curved cerci rather than an ovipositor). It … Continue reading

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