Plot inspections

The time is fast approaching when the clipboards come out and plots are inspected to ensure they come up to scratch.

The next round of inspections will take place on Friday the 27th and Saturday the 28th of March so please do your best to have a general tidy round to avoid the wrath of the committee.

Water, water everywhere but not a drop to use!

News of our borehole project has reached an international audience thanks to NAS President Phil Gomersall’s piece on the website of The Office International du Coin de Terre et des Jardins Familiaux.

The International Office encompasses the national allotment federations from Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Great-Britain, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and Switzerland.

You can read his article here >>

Jobs for December

The year is coming to an end and the shortest day is in this month, which heralds the slow advance towards next season. So take a bit of time to reflect on your successes and to consider what went wrong with some crops. Always remember that there are no failures in gardening, it is always down to the weather, furry things or if all else fails Acts of God. Allow yourself a little relaxing time around the New Year and be ready to hit the ground running in 2020.

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