Links to Mr Middleton's weekly tasks first:
12th Rain all day & evening. Managed to finish installing the compost toilet at the community garden.
13th Sunny again today with temperatures in the early 20°Cs. Harvested broad beans, cabbage, raspberries, rhubarb and ruby streaks mustard.
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17th (Saturday) Visited the plot, did a spot of weeding and watering before giving the Jerusalem artichokes a trim. Outside temperature rose above 30°C today.
18th (Sunday) Temperature into the 30°Cs only a brief visit to the plot today, harvested some sage, a small bit of weeding before watering in the polytunnel. Took a thornless gooseberry cutting to try and root at home. At home sown some radicchio and turnips in cells.
30th (Friday) Visited the Chorley Flower Show for the first time today despite the rain outside.
31st (Saturday) Harvested green beans, gooseberries, raspberries,blackcurrant, rhubarb along with salad leaves( rocket & Mexican tree spinach. Plenty of weeding. Broad beans & peas were tied in after the recent heavy rain.