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Easy way of planting large quantities of trees.

If you have a large quantity of trees to plant, you have got to think of a quicker method than just a spade. Especially when our land is clay based and at the moment it is unusually dry, and we … Continue reading

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Already planted out this years Grafts

The strip of land previously weed killed and then cleared by strip buring, has been planted out with this years new varieties of apple trees. These were grafted this year 2011 in the early spring and were tall enough to … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for Winter Planting 2

Now all the grass stubble has been burnt off, its now time to break throu the clay, and introduce some humus.

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Getting Ready for Next Autumn/Winter

Yes I am already thinking about next autumn and winter, and the next area for planting fruit trees.  A strip of land previously sprayed with weedkiller, and it has died off. To get a clean strip I do a controlled … Continue reading

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