I'm filling a bean trench with plant debris to make a bed for next year's beans. Q. Is it safe to put this years frosted bean plants into the trench?On the one hand there's plenty of material and…Continue
I've got a commentator who reckons he can grow £1,000 worth of vegetables on his allotment (10yds X 20yds = 1/24 of an acre) in a year. I would guesstimate my produce this year to be worth about £50…Continue
I've been shortlisted for a "Top Gardening Blog Award" in a vote that ends on 30th April. Looking at the other nominees, at first sight few, if any, are devoted exclusively to allotment vegetable…Continue
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In its first Allotment Strategy: Cultivating Communities(2002) City of Edinburgh Council (CEC) adopted the following comparability factors: