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Prepare the way; make straight paths

Marking out the path

When we first got the allotment, we drew up a rough plan for what we’d do with it. Led astray by enthusiasm, we came up with a complex pattern of mini-raised beds and a maze of paths to navigate them … Continue reading

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On the scrounge for wooden pallets

Having started to draw up a plan for how the plot might be laid out, and provisionally opted for a raised bed approach, it’s looking like we’ll need at least 176m of timber just to edge our beds, plus some … Continue reading

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