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Sown in Bolton day 18

As we edge our way slowly towards autumn we are still bang at it delivering plants, raised beds and potted herbs to different locations around the Breightmet estate. Today was no different, as soon as we arrived at the New … Continue reading

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Sown in Bolton day 17

Today has been all about bulk carrying and moving things around. This morning we ferried well over a ton of soil to different addresses on the estate to fill up and top up our growers raised beds. Its been a … Continue reading

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Sown in Bolton day 16

You when you get those days were everything is fiddly and a bit of a struggle? Well today was one of those very days. I hadn’t slept very well last night, and read this morning that it was going to … Continue reading

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Sown in Bolton day 15

The day began loading up the van with pots, plug plants, canes and other horticultural resources before making our way up to Breightmet where the stuff was then unloaded into my work area in the alleyway behind the UCAN centre. … Continue reading

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Will my Pizza still be delivered when the shit hits the fan?

As some human societies develop over time our lot is made easier in terms of our daily resources by advances in technology and science, we have food security because of it and an abundance of resources to make our lives … Continue reading

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Sown in Bolton day 14

Again, another lovely day weather wise here in Bolton, it would have been a perfect gardeners day if it wasn’t for the harsh penetrating heat raining down from the Sun, but that’s another story. Before making our way up to … Continue reading

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Sown in Bolton day 13

For the last two days I have been eating cloves of raw garlic in a bid to stave off a bout of flu, it seems to have worked enough for me to be well enough to travel up to Breightmet … Continue reading

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