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Category: Corona virus coping

August 2020 | Height of summer

August 2020 | Height of summer

You Must See This At the Allotment As the sweet corn plants developed, seemingly healthily and robustly, first I saw one, then more and in the group I had sown of of sixteen corn seeds about one-third seemed to be oddly affected.I did a bit of research.  I had never worried about F1 seeds – apart from the issue that such seeds in developing countries would, needing to be re-purchased every year, possibly put an insupportable burden on struggling farmers –…

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April 2020 | New Season New Life

April 2020 | New Season New Life

  Hello again everyone – I wanted a cheering “big picture” this month – always try to get the new blog out on the 1st – so you have the lovely glass-like berries of Viburnum opulus although you won’t really see them until the autumn. Are you getting used to the strange new world we are living in?  No doubt you have found, as I have, that there are difficulties but plusses as well.  Have you been able to get…

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