Worm colony

When we were first reviving our garden and lifting the pebbles (New Year New Garden) I found a lot of earthworms in the soil whilst digging (surprising since we have such terrible heavy clay). I wanted to incorporate earthworms directly into my raised beds rather than waiting for them to come up. As we lifted … Continue reading Worm colony

Potato Patato…

Even though the weather is crazy with snow at the moment; it is about now that people think about putting in potatoes – start ‘chitting’ they say (bring them out to start sprouting). There are thousands of varieties of potatoes to choose from – all suggesting whether they are good for chips, potato salad or … Continue reading Potato Patato…

Intercropping

This year I will try to maximise the space I have (to fit in the crazy amount of seedlings I have) by intercropping them within my beds Intercropping is the act of making the most of the space you have by matching different crops that are able to share the same space. If you choose … Continue reading Intercropping