Category: Allotment Diary

Allotment Diary (March 2020 – Week 3)

Overview of the week It’s not been the best of weeks, the weather is still variable and I’m still suffering from the primary affects of an infection and the side effects of the treatment, but I’ve made the best of it and kept busy.  I’m particularly excited to have rationalised,...

Allotment Diary (March 2020 – Week 2)

Overview of the week I’ve been in the local area all week since I’m not allowed to do anything strenuous like riding my bike, hiking or otherwise taxing my tendons.  That said it’s been a wonderful week.  The weather’s been very kind to me and I’ve slowly worked my way...

Allotment Diary (March 2020 – week 1)

Overview of the week It’s been another week of high winds and rain and the chard and field beans have been suffering quite a slow down of growth, so for the first time this year they’ve been given a harvest holiday to recover!  I’m also in recovery mode, although in...

Allotment Diary (February 2020 – Week 4)

Overview of the week I’ve continued to be over tired this week, so I’ve been mostly at home in St Annes, but that’s given me the opportunity to sow seeds and do some potting on.   Fortunately I’ve not missed much by being at home because the weather has been...

Allotment Diary (February 2020 – Week 1)

Overview of the week The weather has been very changeable this week so I’ve taken the opportunity to get a lot of odd jobs out of the way.  The most important of which was releasing the new version of my allotment database (see videos etc later).  I’ve also managed to...