no dig beds

A bit of an update today on the no-dig gardening experiment I originally wrote about here and updated at the end of May, when the photograph above was taken.To recap quickly, No-dig gardening, as propounded by Charles Dowding*, involves the application of organic matter to the surface of the soil to a depth to suppress … More no dig beds


With summer comes fresh produce. From the allotment, strawberries, broad beans, spinach. From the no dig garden beds rocket, mizuna, pak choi, lettuce in 6 different varieties, basil, thyme, parsley, mint. Inspiration for summer meals. The living is easy. We ate the salad yesterday and today, we made a  rice and spinach dish, the spinach … More bounty