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    Hello Amy. Welcome to the Vine.
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    Welcome to the vine, enjoy the benefits of the advice and humour
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    Thanks everyone
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    Welcome Amy, and congrats on the new plot!

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    Welcome to the vine Amy.
    Loads of helpful advice and lovely peeps on here.

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    Welcome from me as well. I'd be inclined not to cover in plastic but make a pest of yourself in the local cycling shops and mooch the boxes their cycles come in. They will keep light out and thus suppress weeds and will absorb moisture which will end up in the ground if you dig the cardboard down in the springtime by which time it will have degraded

    This would be a good time to plant overwintering onions if you want to get some dirt under your fingernails
    Last edited by Aberdeenplotter; 12-10-2018 at 07:59 PM. Reason: n key tempermental :)

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    Hi Amy! Welcome! Lots of friendly helpful people on here to help! They’ve been helping me this year with my veg plot in the garden!

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    Welcome along....

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