Humber Avenue Community Allotments

Gardening Advice

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Gardeners Worldhttps://www.gardenersworld.com
Aminopyralidhttps://organicgrowersalliance.co.uk/aminopyralid-the-herbicide-that-hasnt-gone-away/?fbclid=IwAR3_PSpCegBrysTEEOxAx2hfkoIh6FsDFq-fWvj_9jH-puJDdA3cy80OHwIThe weedkiller that may be found in compost
Stephanie Hafferty – No Dighttps://nodighome.com A brilliant no-dig site
Getting Startedhttps://www.rhs.org.uk/advice/profile?PID=84A brief guide for this new to gardening.
How to deal with weeds on your plothttps://sharpenyourspades.com/2018/05/07/3-ways-to-manage-weeds-in-the-allotment-garden/Sharpen Your Spade Blog
Poly tunnel or Greenhouse?https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QsKne-hzLzM
Maintaining a Successful Allotmenthttps://mantis.uk.com/your-complete-guide-to-maintaining-a-successful-allotment/
Planting Timeline https://haca.uk/planting-time-lineA guide to when to think about sowing and planting.
Charles Dowding No Dig – You Tubehttps://www.youtube.com/c/CharlesDowding1nodig
Huw Richards in his Welsh garden – You Tubehttps://www.youtube.com/c/HuwRichards
Permaculture Allotment – You Tubehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WPVLROhkF6w
No dig explained in six minutes – You Tubehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jWqoJWrnsc4
Making compost – RHS – You Tubehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RKl2hJdMqfg
Making Compost – Huw Richards – You Tubehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kt6mIoKK6wE
Making a compost bin from palletshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fW_DVNUt7ms
Using Woodchipshttps://www.permaculturenews.org/2017/04/06/gardening-with-woodchips-what-why-how-and-who/
How to use Woodchipshttps://blog.firsttunnels.co.uk/how-to-use-wood-chip-garden/
National Garden Schemehttps://ngs.org.uk
Gardeners Pathhttps://gardenerspath.com
John Harrison (Allotment and Gardens)https://www.allotment-garden.org
Allotment Gardeninghttps://allotmentgardening.org.ukHighly Recommended
Garden Organichttps://www.gardenorganic.org.uk