Monthly Archives: April 2009

A busy week in the veggie patch. Continued

Then after mixing some all purpose compost with some of our local council’s soil conditioner I potted on into their final big pots the four courgette plants. next I potted on into 5” pots four of each of the three varieties of tomatoes I had sown. Continue reading

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A busy week in the veggie patch.

Friday and I have a day’s holiday booked to try and get some of the big things done on the veggie patch. However, as is usual with me, instead of starting on the planned work I decided to cut the hedge first! Continue reading

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The tomatoes have germinated!

Got home from work on Tuesday and found the sun had brought several of the tomatoes out of the vermiculite. When I woke up Wednesday morning a couple of the courgettes have also made an appearance. Continue reading

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Court jails Pirate Bay founders

A court in Sweden has jailed four men behind Pirate Bay , the world’s most high-profile file-sharing website, in a landmark case. This court case outcome has set my mind on the bigger picture. Continue reading

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Bluebells, Primroses and Gorse in flower

A quick post of some pictures of the wild flowers in bloom at the moment including the bluebells Continue reading

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The Easter holidays arrive and start with rain!

I got a reasonable start but then the rain arrived but being April it was only a shower so after a coffee break it had stopped. I had moved nearly all the timber but under the last piece I discovered a toad. Continue reading

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Easter Weekend next weekend.

Tuesday morning I got out early before work to sow some tomato seeds in my new plug trays. Continue reading

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April arrives and lots to do in the vegetable patch

Saturday dawns with light showers but soon brightens up into a very warm afternoon. Continue reading

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