Managing slugs without chemicals

As some readers know I share an allotment (half plot) with friends in Wanstead (East London). We have a slug problem! Over the last 18 months I have researched, and tested, a range of ways of keeping slugs from eating our plants. We run the allotment on organic and biodynamic principles so we do not […]

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The results of my “beer for plants” fermentation experiment

What am I doing? Check out my first post on this topic to see what went into the mixture. Also why I wanted to create a fermented plant / soil food in the first place. The results video When Matt and I took the lid of this container we genuinely had no idea what we […]

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My allotment is featured in West Essex Life Magazine

As some of my readers know I share an allotment with my friends in Wanstead (East London), just up the Central Line from where I live. We have been working on permaculture and no dig principles, experimenting with different plants and pest control. A wormary has just been installed, along with a Bokashi composting system. […]

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