Tag Archives: southern boundary

15 March 2016

On the weekend we harvested a huge number of tomatoes – finally they are ripening, but as usual, coming all at once.  We took home about 5 kilos from the 6 plants, and another enormous zucchini.  I’ve pulled out all … Continue reading

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12 December 2015

We finally got the water connected at the Block and it has been wonderful to use a garden tap to water the veggies, rather than cart water in plastic containers in the back of the car. I’ve spent a couple of … Continue reading

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23-24 May 2015

Another huge weekend at the Block!  We hired the brushcutter again and Eug finished off the southern boundary and then began work on cutting more paths through the maze. It was the time for planting trees.  Along the eastern boundary … Continue reading

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9 May 2015

The block was a mess of stalks and dead wood, the grass growing long again and blackberry shoots emerging green against the brown mass of slashed brambles.  Over the last few weeks I labored with the hedge clippers hardly making … Continue reading

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28-29 March 2015

We hired the brushcutter again for the weekend and Eug began clearing the southern boundary, west of the shed, and continued up the western boundary on both sides of the fence.  When the girls and I arrived on Sunday I … Continue reading

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15-16 March 2015

Some serious blackberry annihilation happened this weekend with the hire of a brushcutter with a steel blade.  Though there are still plenty of blackberries to harvest, Eug showed no mercy and from 10.00 am – 6.00 pm the whining sound of … Continue reading

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