PUT THE POLITICIANS ON THE MINIMUM WAGE AND WATCH HOW FAST THINGS CHANGE
Civilisation has operated in two ways - To make one part of society more affluent and the other more wretched than would have been the lot of either in a natural state
There are Natural Rights and Civil Rights. Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness
Where Our Power to Execute Our Natural Rights is Perfect, Government has No Legitimate Jurisdiction
When the Forces for War are Greater than the Forces for Peace   Then the World is in Danger
Politics is not a Dirty Word. It is a Way of Life. How is Your Way of Life Today ?
spuds

Officially – It’s Spring

spuds

Yesterday was the Vernal Equinox

 

The Radical-
21st March 2018

 

Did it make you feel Happy ?

 

The Sun shone and the red line shot up the thermometer

 

The soil in Shildon reached 6C 

 

So we shall begin planting second early potatoes 

 

With a little helper – some compoubd fertilizer.

 

In our new raised beds filled with unknown soil

 

But tested as ph neutral – You dont want soil too alkaline for potatoes

 

The Kestrel variety have been chitting in doors and are about to feel the chill

 

Planting them 4-6″ deep and 12″ apart they should be showing by mid April 

 

When we shall bank them up and leave them until July 1st 

 

Broad Beans have been out in pots and had a snow covering but emerged unscathed

 

Early Onward peas are appearing in the “Green” House in trays. They will be grown in pots this year.

 

We have received 850 plug plants and these were transplanted into 9cm pots,

 

but we are expecting another delivery of 340 any day and are ready for them.

 

Lokking forward to a colourful show of bedding plants.

 

Spring in our step and raring to go !

 

 

 

Similar Recent Posts by this Author:

Share this post

Share on facebook
Share on google
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on pinterest
Share on print
Share on email