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Saturday 14 September 2019
by Wulf
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The Good Stuff

As an addendum to yesterday’s post, I’m not sure if I’m making compost by the optional method but it certainly produces good results. I spent an hour or two digging out and sifting stuff from the base of my heap … Continue reading

Friday 27 July 2018
by Wulf
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Summer Prune

The general rule for pruning flowering shrubs is that ones that bloom before mid-summer get pruned once the flowering finish and ones that flower after-midsummer get pruned in the spring. Do check before you rush out with your secateurs but … Continue reading

Saturday 1 April 2017
by Wulf
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Inorganic Compost

I did a bit of work on our compost heap this morning. I shifted the fresher layer near the top, pulled out a couple of tub trugs full of material from the lower section and then sorted through it to … Continue reading

Saturday 20 July 2013
by Wulf
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Outputs from the Heap

Over the last couple of days I have been harvesting compost from our heap. In theory, you carefully feed your heap with layers of nitrogen and carbon rich ingredients, build a sufficient volume to encourage a high core temperature and … Continue reading