Bumper Harvest – August Year 3

August 2010….

So far we have a nice glorious summer…. by seeing all the vegetables at the plot … healthy and lots lots produces…..

The project for this month is laying a decent patio at the front of the shed…. no more slipping or treading when the ground is wet…. thanks my 2 JCB workers….

New Patio

Good job has been done by these 2 JCBs … slabs laid… solid and decent look…. patio made…. very well done…

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Glad to see visitors can have a nice place to sit around on the new built patio…..

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Home Made…

Keep picking of the seams everlasting Raspberry…. the plants are just keep producing berries, guessed that in April and May time has put in loads of manure and fertilizer plus the wild flower patch near by… all helps for the outcome…. I have made load of Raspberry jams and Raspberry coulis, which definitely will last us for the next season… To make use of all these jams and coulis …the next production line is making sponge cakes and biscuits…. all fun around….

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Chutney, jam and jelly are the wonderful ways to keep and lasting the produces…. spiced them up and become real treat for munching the lunch, dinner and tea….. even gifts too…… I have made lots this year and even have to order some jars from Lakeland… very satisfactory customer….

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Harvest

Feeling wonderful to pick all these produces from ground… all come from just a tiny seed… make you wonder of nature can give….. plus the hard labour of work did paid off well….. Alleluia…

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Highlights of other plotters – Year 3

July & August 2010

Here are some collected images of other plotters of their fantastic growth….

Bill’s…

Bill’s unknown variety of spuds has a super sizes outcome…..

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Shirley & Eric…

These two have a bumper harvest with Butternut squashes…. so much pickings that Shirley has to put an arm for a rest…..

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Mike 11…

Mike @ plot 11 has a number successful years of growing pumpkins and no doubt this year he’ll champion of this again…. by the way his manured bed has a good crop of beetroots, parsnips, carrots …. and many more…

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Hazel’s….

A very environment friendly plotter has grown some goodies (Thistle) for the allotment pollination teams….

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Mike 10…

Mike @ plot 10 has a bumper harvest of onions…. the idea of drying them in the greenhouse is genius…

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Mike 24…

It does again, the apple tree at Mike’s (plot 24) front bed has another bumper apples…. lot of windfalls and still tons hanging on….

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Barry & Pat…

Everytimes when I walk pass their plot… wouldn’t help to notice their beautiful front bed with seasonal display…. this year the giant Hollyhocks keep on catching my sights…..

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Shula’s…

Another colour lover… her seasonal display is real marvellous… rows of medium stems sunflowers are cheerful to look at….. the recent dancing Cosmos really brighten up the change of season…

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Paul’s…

His first trial of sunflower growing is a success… he has got the sunflowers grow on each of his bed… they look like a mini sun when the petal all blooming…. he is really please… you can see his sunny face….

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