Finishing off The Pallet Greenhouse ...
He started his week working on the pallet greenhouse. He brought good topsoil in from the land and made a raised bed down the centre. We then found some old planks and used them as edging.
|Finishing off the doors ....|
|He dug an area in front of the doors and put down|
some volcanic rock - good drainage.
The Joys of Humanure!!
|After three years of composting, the|
first batch of humanure is ready to
put around the fruit trees.
|The cherry tree in the forest garden gets a load|
of composted humanure.
Creating a planting area for potatoes
|It's almost time to plant the potatoes. Saad worked|
hard to weed an area around the round garden ready
for planting .......
Indoor work on a rainy day - crumbling herbs into pots
|Creating pots of dried thyme and sage leaves ... better|
to leave them whole and crumble them into food.
|A plate of dried oregano flowers.|
|I am using mostly wood found|
on the land/in the barns to create
kitchen furniture ... there is a
lot of quality hardwoods - chestnut
and oak and old hardwood doors
that make great kitchen surfaces.
Curious about the works of Pierre Rhabbi