Mid summer growing  — humbugshouse

It’s over a month since my last allotment post. Everything sort of did a go slow, still growing but in need of sunshine and rain and then ended up with too much of both! We’ve just enjoyed a week away in East Anglia so hoped everything had grown while we’d been away… and it had! […]

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Terrace space part 1 — Lil Red Homestead

Good morning awesome readers! The time has come to get rid of the gully that runs along the garden. This is the same gully that turns to a river every time it rains. We are going to transform these into two terraces, and more importantly more growing space. The terraces will step down to a […]

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Can We Do This? — The tech hippy guide to self sufficiency in the Modern World

So here we are, got a couple of polytunnels, one with raised beds, one with 3 or 4 hydroponic systems in, a couple of greenhouses, some land outside and some raised beds outside. We’re going to try and do this and see what works. One thing – our weather can be simply grotty. It rains […]

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The Kitchen Garden Grows a Bit (How did we do that?) — Glazebrook Growers

The dodgy-backed crew with two new raised beds for the Garden, built using the bespoke Glazebrook design for maximum friendliness via The Kitchen Garden Grows a Bit (How did we do that?) — Glazebrook Growers

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