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  1. I'm back and in Aberdeenshire at last!!!

    by , 10-01-2008 at 08:15 PM
    Finally four weeks later I'm back online. House is great, garden too but half of grenhouse roof exploded in winds yesterday. So that's my priority. Move was a long story, aren't they all? Guinea pig babies are in petshops in Aberdeen but we think she's pregnant from before the seperation, when we were in ignorant bliss. poor wee thing but she's pampered and he's happy in another hutch. Bulbs coming up, not sure what but pleased.

  2. First day

    by , 10-01-2008 at 04:57 PM
    I've just joined this site. I've never grown anything so I'm a newbie . I look forward to talking to all of you more advanced growers and getting much needed tips and advice .
  3. This year - The year of the great Plan

    by , 09-01-2008 at 11:42 AM
    Due to my problems of last year i have spent a great deal of time over the winter coming up with a plan that as Baldrick would say is a sunning as a fox thats been to cunning college and done a degree in cunning

    As this blog is as much for me to remember what im doing as it is for you all to enjoy bits may be a bit listy like this bit

    What do i want to grow this year

    Eggs - Yep im getting six chicken this year
    Potatoes - as many as i can fit ...
  4. Last Year - Interesting to say the least

    by , 09-01-2008 at 11:27 AM
    Due to the arrival of my Daughter Faith on Christmas eve 2006, 2007 has not been a good year for my garden as there has been a constant list of 'More Important' stuff to do so im affraid the old plot had to fend for itself.

    I did manage to produce

    Onions & Shallots that im still using
    Thousands of baby Carrots (due to no time for thinning
    Red Cabbage
    4 strawberrys
    Runner Beans and Broad beans
    The rest failed ...
  5. This Year Will Be the one

    by , 09-01-2008 at 11:21 AM
    Hey all, New Year New start to the disater that was my growing last year.
    A little about me my name is Alan im 27 and live In Sunny Bognor Regis, Im Married and have a 1 year old daughter (hence not having much time last year)

    I Grew up with Fresh Veg as my Grand parents used to have a smallholding before ill health made them give it up and when i was younger all of my school holidays were spent on the holding.

    I am lucky to have an alottment which i took over ...