Garden special - making a willow tunnel

It's 9.30 on Saturday morning and the sun is shining! Kath and Phil the weaver and team are already at the garden setting out the structure for us. People are starting to arrive and Phil is training them up in the necessary skills as they arrive. Getting quite busy…

Constructing the Ramp

The ramp and toilet block is finally underway so I will keep a pictorial record in this blog entry as work progresses. So keep watching. New I have added a donation option in the blog menu bar. So if you want to support Acomb Methodist Church and the Community Garden…

Garden news from Kath

In her latest circular Kath said this: "Spurred on by the forthcoming rain this week, I scurried down to our garden yesterday evening and weeded raked and trod the area ready for sowing as time is of the essence with regard to germination and growing and we can't afford to…

A bit more cabin

I have not been able to do much in the Community Garden in the last couple of weeks so I thought I would help Tim assemble the veranda for the large log cabin. This is how it is illustrated in the installation manual: But how will it look after we…

A morning in the garden

So about 10 of us came along to the garden this morning to do some jobs at the behest of lovely Kath. What did we do? Well there was a delivery of compost and manure to move down the garden! We stacked up by the compost bins - naturally. Here's…