We grow our own food in a suburban village in the North East of England. Follow us as we keep up the battle to be self-sufficient.
Tuesday, 24 February 2015
Getting Marley Hill allotment into shape
Dad's allotment at Marley Hill had suffered from an excess of brambles and weeds. David has taken on the job of clearing them out and has made great progress. It effectively means the growing area of the allotment has increased by about 40%. The plan is to put potatoes into the recently cleared ground to help break up the soil.