Moving the Winter Garden

August 8, 2009 § Leave a comment

We’re feeling a bit smug tonight. We shifted the Winter Garden forward onto the front vegie bed this afternoon, and it was a piece of cake! The thing that took by far the longest was trying to raise the back edge of the run that butts onto the house far enough so that there wasn’t a huge gap. (It was the final bit of run we made, and is a bit warped. Ingenuity, blocks and bits of plywood are called for.)

We’d managed to germinate some lucerne and mustard in the bed in preparation for the girls’ arrival.

It lasted less than an hour.

Mostly the girls seem to just be enjoying the scritching – the soil is loose and fluffy and full of invertebrates. There are some enormous holes being dug, and many happy bok-boking noises emanating from the various pits …

Advertisements

Tagged: , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

What’s this?

You are currently reading Moving the Winter Garden at ChookeNZ.

meta

%d bloggers like this: