10 ways to eat strawberries – when you ask Twitter

I have a confession. I neglect the strawberries growing on our allotment.

I feel incredibly guilty about this, I really do.ย The strawberries know my guilt. They have heard me tell the neighbours who visit the plot. Continue reading “10 ways to eat strawberries – when you ask Twitter”

SowHow: A modern guide to grow-your-own veg

The shelves in my dining room are lined with an ever expanding collection of books on the topic of allotments and kitchen gardening.

If I flick through the pages of these books, there is a noticeable similarity in content and style. Continue reading “SowHow: A modern guide to grow-your-own veg”

Why move to ‘no-dig’ allotment gardening?

The experience on the allotment this winter has been very different compared to last year.

The weather has been relatively kind which has helped, but whatโ€™s paid off is the work I carried out on the allotment following the waterlogging 12 months ago.

Continue reading “Why move to ‘no-dig’ allotment gardening?”