Posted by Craig | Posted in allotment | Posted on 30-04-2011
It doesn’t matter whether you have a small garden, or a large allotment plot, you always seem to run out of growing space, especially in the busy late Spring and early Summer months.
However, there are a couple of techniques that can be used, which will ensure that you get the absolute most out of your growing space.
Posted by Craig | Posted in allotment, competitons | Posted on 26-04-2011
Thank you to everyone who entered and to all those that voted in April’s Cultivate, Cook & Click competition.
I can now announce that the winner of this month’s competition is …
Posted by Craig | Posted in allotment | Posted on 25-04-2011
It’s been gorgeous weather on a Bank Holiday for a change, and I hope you managed to spend as much time in your allotment or garden as I have.
Since I’m now the allotment site secretary, I was able to get advance notice of which plots on the site were becoming vacant, and I have bagged myself what I think is called a “project.”
Posted by Craig | Posted in allotment, competitons | Posted on 19-04-2011
Thank you for all of your entries for this month’s competition, and now it is time to reveal the prizes and the finalists for this month.
Posted by Craig | Posted in allotment | Posted on 17-04-2011
The runner bean is a great British summer vegetable that is easy to grow and delicious to eat, but it seems that it has been forgotten by a large number of people, dismissed as old fashioned, probably because they have been used to it being boiled to within an inch of its life by generations of school cooks!
Posted by Craig | Posted in allotment, competitons | Posted on 09-04-2011
As you’ll know by now, two of the things I love doing is growing vegetables and fruit at my allotment, and cooking with whatever is in season.
A few days ago, my better half and I thought why not combine the two, and make it into a monthly competition. Even better, the winner of the competition each month will win some fabulous food related prizes that have kindly been donated.
Posted by Craig | Posted in allotment | Posted on 02-04-2011
It’s that wonderful time of the month again when I’m given a sneak peek at the Top 20 Gardening blogs, as according to the good people at Wikio, ahead of their official release on 5th April.