Monthly Archives: April 2014

The soil is ready….

A chilly start but the sun came out and a pleasant day by lunchtime. The grass has grown well over the past week so the first cut of the season is due when time permits. We tested the soil temperature … Continue reading

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Sunshine at last!

At last a day of sunshine and mild too with the daffodils and tulips at their best. It is still a little too early to be sowing directly into the ground on the Caley’s cold site but broad beans, peas, … Continue reading

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How did George do?

It is now a week since the Caley spring show and I have only just had time to give you an update on George’s success. ┬áHe did extremely well and as well as receiving 7 first places, had the best … Continue reading

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Thursday on the allotment

Thursday was yet another day of cloud and chill on the allotment but at least there was no wind and the rain moved on. The first of the fruit blossom is out on the gage and it will only take … Continue reading

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