Ninja mice alert!

These definitely fit the ninja category; they had to tunnel into the polytunnel, scale the shiny, smooth steel legs of seed bench and hoist themselves on top of the bench.  No ordinary mice, who would be content with the easy pickings of the compost bin. Guess what...

The games people play

The Duke’s man seems to prefer divide and conquer.  I don’t know if sharing the letter with you means I’m playing the same game or something different – comments below please.  We are still waiting for the Northumberland Estate to submit...

Get set…

I’m lucky enough to have a polytunnel and greenhouse at the allotment.  It surprises me that I fill both, but I do.  But there is a huge amount of preparation that goes before the filling up phase and that started last weekend. First was the big tidy-up....