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balto's Journal

balto's Journal

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its nearly over now

21 September 2011 21:41:49
its nearly time to hand up the tools and boy sometimes im dealighted and sometimes not . its been really really hard work again as trying to do too many things at once . ive mulched the whole bank to try keep the weeds down and keep heat into the ground for the flowers over the other side of the garden tunnel was built and grew lots of veg in it tomatoes , cucumber , carrots beetrrot . and i also got pigs and added more fruit trees to the garden . phew im preserving all of what i grew and when winter comes now its having too much time on me hands not sure what to do now


13 May 2011 22:10:21
well im back again trying to catch up in everything , the last two years have been really really hard work and still not finished but loving the rewards when looking back . ive started of with a half acre and ive seperated the garden into 4 sections . i have an area with fruit trees , polytunnel and a veg area also coming soon in the area will be pigs a hens . . and then out my back yard i have a lovely green garden with plants that i planted . its gonna have lots and lots of plants and the other section is a patio area , sun trap . and last a car park section . ....

confused and need badly help

20 October 2009 16:20:26
confused and tooo scared , on what to plant on my banks in the garden , even books dont help me i would love if someone could tell me where to put stuff , what to get and so on .my garden is well draind good soil in winter its windy sometimes and gets frost . its down to me to be the landscaper as its recession times .


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