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Hard reset. (I think that’s how it goes, anyway, but having been a Mac user for the last 15 years, it’s not something that that you need to use that often….) But the garden’s another matter. Tenants say “Oh, we … Continue reading

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Not that I know anything about this stuff…

…., but it looks as if someone didn’t read the instructions… It probably says “1000 litres per hectare” Not per square metre. Undoubtably a bloke. We do stupid stuff like that…

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Reclaiming the wilderness

Trailerload 1 of n (up to 5 so far….) of detritus from what used to be a combination of pine forest and grazing land and is now on the way to becoming something akin to a garden. Mostly gorse, more … Continue reading

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