Jobs for December

December is a great month to finish tidying, tackle repairs to structures and generally plan and look forward to the coming growing season! Some jobs for December: Spread a thick layer of well-rotted manure or fresh compost on empty beds - feed your soil! Harvest Brussels sprouts from the bottom up Harvest parsnips after a hard … Continue reading Jobs for December

December in the Garden Smallholding

We've had some strange weather and seasons this year, I've usually cut the autumn raspberry canes down by now but they're still fruiting, the summer canes are only just starting to lose their leaves. The rhubarb didn't really die back properly and doesn't seem to know what it wants to do either. Snow threatened to … Continue reading December in the Garden Smallholding