Category Archives: Growing

Weighing and measuring your harvest

Do local allotment holders in the Prudhoe area weigh up the produce from your allotment regularly? If so, this site may be of interest to you. MyHarvest – the idea is as follows and the site comes with help and … Continue reading

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What you can do on your allotment in January

You think that because┬áthe Christmas holiday season has taken over the past few weeks that the allotment can be ignored for now. At your peril do you let jobs get out of hand. For instance to quote from the National … Continue reading

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What you can do on your allotment in December

Take stock of your season – count your successes and think about your failures. Now there is time to read, ask, search the internet and see if you can do better next season. Check tools, check sheds and greenhouses for … Continue reading

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What you can do on your allotment in November

Dig, dig and dig this is the priority job of the month the more that you can get done before the end of the year the better. This allows pests to be cleared by either the weather or the birds. … Continue reading

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What you can do on your allotment in October

The nights are drawing in and the weather is turning chilly. But there is still plenty that can be done on your allotment to finish your harvesting, tidy up, repair and paint the shed and start the preparations for next … Continue reading

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