Tips on starting an allotment
How to start an allotment
So you're thinking about starting an allotment, don't know where to begin? It can be a daunting task but don't worry we're here to help! Here's a few quick tips on how to get started.
Tips for choosing an allotment
Your allotment should:
- Be close to home
- Near a water source
- Surrounded by developed plots to reduce weed problems
You've been lucky enough to get a plot, where do you start?
The first thing to do, before even thinking of digging anything up, is to make a realistic plan of what you want to grow and what you want to achieve within a year or two. Make a crop rotation plan to get the best out of your plot. Done that already? Let's get to it then!
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