New Raised Beds and Signs of Spring

I mentioned last month our plan to add more no dig raised beds to the vegetable garden, a dry spell allowed us to get this done over the weekend and now the beds are in place and filled with our homemade compost. The weather was very chilly at the time but I didn’t feel the cold, emptying compost bins and barrowing it across the garden is warm work!

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What We’re Growing in 2021

The seed orders have arrived and I can now list exactly what I plan to grow this year in the vegetable garden and at my allotment. There are a lot of old favourites on the list but each year I like to grow one or two new varieties (more have snuck in somehow) and sometimes a crop never grown before. I hope you enjoy reading through the list, it’s quite long so well done if you make it to the end! 

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