Treegonometry – some site mathematics

Some of our plans require a good map of the site. So we occasionally do some measuring and drawing. This time, we need to know how far apart certain trees are, so we've taken a 20m tape and tried to get some rough measurements. But there's more to it than that!   We don't really ...

No Picnic, As Planned

Today's weather hasn't favoured people who'd planned on picnics, parades, or other outdoor festivities. It also didn't favour us particularly. But 6 of us turned up as planned, and got stuff done. The top of the compost heap is a pretty good vantage point It wasn't raining when Liz & Paul started laying cardboard. But ...

First Sunday in June

We know there's a lot on elsewhere this weekend - but we'll be down at the orchard doing more of what we like. The wildflower patch we created last year has really come on - and is now thick with Red Campion. We are also beginning to see results from seeding the main space with ...