Archive | 3 April, 2009

Planting onions

While the fields are still too wet to dig, the vegetable patch is another matter. It’s set out on a former horse arena and benefits from a drainage system, which means we can get some hardy crops in. Today, after giving up on the field, I was transplanting overwinter brassicas and planting onion sets until […]

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Still too wet

It’s early April and that means we have just a couple of weeks in which to get the potato field dug and the crop planted. Normally, the field would be largely dug by now but the weather has been holding us back as it’s been much wetter, much later in the winter than in the […]

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