Monthly Archives: March 2015

Frogs (or just a little frogspawn)

Every year at about this time, I keep looking in our pond for the frogs and frogspawn. It usually arrives on or around the 18th preceded by lots of activity around the pond as the frogs get up to their … Continue reading

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Lettuces, Sowing & Harvesting

Surprising as it may seem, I like growing my own lettuces. Like many home grown fruit and vegetables, I think they taste better than ones from the supermarket. The problem is making them last all (or nearly all) year. I … Continue reading

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What to do at the Allotment Now – Composting

When the sun shines, it makes me want to get down to the allotment. The problem is that in early/mid March the sunshine can fool you into thinking that spring has truly sprung but (even though the meteorologists may say … Continue reading

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