Monthly Archives: September 2013

Best crops of carrots ever

A mild and sunny day on the allotment as the team worked tidying up the veg beds for autumn. They Caley allotment did well at the Dalkeith Show getting prizes for the marrows and beetroot. The comfrey has been given … Continue reading

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The allotment fruits of labour?

The nights are getting chillier but when working on the allotment on Thursday, the day started with jackets on, but soon warmed up. The old fruiting canes from the raspberries were pruned out and the pruning of the blackcurrants and … Continue reading

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There is always something to learn.

The Open Day on Sunday went well with a good turnout from the Caley and various allotment sites attending the workshop given by George Anderson and looking round the plot, with the Biochar trial and the Japanese vegetables attracting a … Continue reading

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