Archives for January 2009

Digging again

Joe Swift | 14:21 UK time, Wednesday, 21 January 2009

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Well fortunately the sun came out yesterday and I took the kids up to the allotment to start the year off in earnest.

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In search of winter gardening

Joe Swift | 11:07 UK time, Monday, 12 January 2009

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Well belated happy New Year to you all. I was in France for Christmas and the New Year and yup - it's cold over there, but not as bloomin' cold as it's been here! I was planning on going up to the allotment to start digging and getting things in order for 2009, but frozen solid ground is not the best to dig;although now it's a little milder I'll start turning over the rougher areas and then hope another sharp frost will help to break it up further. I can't wait.

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