Category Archives: Growing

Mowing grass by hand

I’ve got a grass problem on my plot, the grass grows better than anything else. It’s a constant battle trying to keep the grass short and has so far caused the end of a petrol mower. I took my battery … Continue reading

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Things are starting to grow

It’s summer on the allotment, things are finally starting to grow now there’s been some rain. Not all the growing things are wanted, however. Continue reading

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Seed Planting

Last year I farted about trying to start seeds early in pots at home. It never seemed that successful and involved more farting about hardening the plants off to the outdoor elements. So this year I just waited until the … Continue reading

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Corn! Beans!

Now the weather has cooled down a bit and there’s been some rain, the corn has grown pretty quickly. The beans have also gone a bit mad. I think next year I’ll remember where I’ve planted them and put up … Continue reading

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