We like to grow food in small spaces as we are expanding our gardens bit by bit. In a previous video we densely planted a square meter of potatoes in our woodchip mulched lasagne garden and harvested a bucket of tubers with no maintenance. Now in this little experiment we simply planted 30 small Oca […]
At the moment we’re clearing out the greenhouse and getting ready to start the second wave of seeds in trays. These will be repotted or planted out directly in about 6-8 weeks. In the mean time we’ll get a chance to do a bit of well overdue landscaping around the place whilst keeping the greenhouse […]
Raspberry Heaven is buzzing! The raspberry plants have grown to enormous proportions in this area of the garden where it used to be overgrown with grasses and briers not even 2 years ago. Now many different pollinators are feasting on the nectar the raspberry flowers are producing and to return the favor the plants get […]
In this video we’re demonstrating something a little different than our other no-dig videos. Here we’re showing you how to plant directly into woodchip mulch with no layer of compost between cardboard and mulch. This is a handy way to do lasagne gardening especially if your either working with a large area or if you […]
In this video i’m showing how to pot up seedlings for moving outdoors into the nursery. Most importantly, no more potting plants on the ground and ending up with a sore back, finally we’ve got a potting table thanks to the father in law for making it!
We’ve got potatoes growing in our mulched gardens, most of these come back year after year. Unfortunately a few got hit by a late frost 3 weeks ago, but the rest are doing fine. Since we’ve just finished a new garden we’ve now got more space. I believe it’s getting a little late to plant […]