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My tunnel in January


 
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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2011 11:19 am    Post subject: My tunnel in January Reply with quote

It was a mess. I will follow with how it progressed.


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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2011 11:25 am    Post subject: And then February Reply with quote

Started the digging


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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2011 11:28 am    Post subject: First dig finished - early March Reply with quote

I hadn't any borders in but both sides well dug and some manure mixed in too.


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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2011 11:32 am    Post subject: Late March / Early April Reply with quote

A fair bit sown.

I edged the beds with old pallets I took apart, and a bit of trellis fencing that was left over from another project. No point wasting money on good wood when I don't need to.



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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2011 11:40 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Looking good! Keep the photos coming, I love looking at what others have done.
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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2011 11:47 am    Post subject: A few weeks later: April Reply with quote

Looking the other direction.


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Added in some peas and planted the cucumbers that were in pots.
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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2011 11:51 am    Post subject: Early May Reply with quote

More growth


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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2011 12:27 pm    Post subject: Mid May Reply with quote

Really doing well now.


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Sprouting broccolli before peas before currants....
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