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PostPosted: Mon Feb 01, 2016 1:05 pm    Post subject: Paths between veg beds Reply with quote

Just wondeing what people use to create paths bewteen there vegs beds or know of any good material for creating paths rather than just bare earth which tends to just become mud in my garden.
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PostPosted: Mon Feb 01, 2016 1:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Dig out the topsoil, put down a polyethylene fleece and fill with limestone chippings or something similar. Simples!

Scaffold planks?

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PostPosted: Mon Feb 01, 2016 1:35 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

[quote="tagwex"]Dig out the topsoil, put down a polyethylene fleece and fill with limestone chippings or something similar. Simples!/quote]

Just what I did last year. Now I can harvest veg for dinner without having to change my shoes. Smile

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PostPosted: Mon Feb 01, 2016 3:11 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

By polyethelyne fleece do you mean a weed barrier?
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PostPosted: Mon Feb 01, 2016 3:51 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yep. Or Terram more specifically.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 02, 2016 1:09 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hi, I used some sand that was left over from a paving job on the allotments,
and covered that over with bark mulch, it keeps the mud down and slugs/snails dont like it
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 02, 2016 1:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The wood chips that are used in arenas etc for horses make a good working surface.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 02, 2016 1:46 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The wood chips that are used in arenas etc for horses make a good working surface.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 02, 2016 1:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

So good I did it twice!
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 02, 2016 1:55 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Anything to get the post count up ha ha! There is an X in the top right hand corner to delete your own messages.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 02, 2016 2:10 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Not on the iPad, there isn't! And I don't need to cheat to keep anything up, thank you!
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 02, 2016 2:14 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The mind boggles, could you explain further, just for the people who may not know what I know you are getting at, you understand.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 02, 2016 2:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 02, 2016 2:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

There he goes, pretending not to know!!!
Little blue tablets???

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Vitamin D3?
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