*Scroll all the way through to see more before and after pictures!* I learned years ago that digging up solid, heavy, rock-filled dirt (clay) and grass was no fun. At 5’2″, I’m not exactly a strong and robust lumberjack, so I decided to employ the layering method (also known as lasagna gardening). I will disclose this up […]
I was envisaging a hard winter of digging and weeding, with the weeds taking over again any time that I dared to take my eye off the area for a week or two. That was until I was recently reminded of the “no-dig” approach to gardening.
It’s mid-November and things are undeniably slower and less immediately exciting on the plot, but nevertheless things are still happening and there are harvests still to be had. An hour or two spent gardening on a crisp winter morning is about as good a remedy for the winter blues as you can get, and I’ve […]
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