I’d wanted to go the Skelton Grange Conservation Centre, which is just down the road from me, to do their Team Green workday for a long time. However, I had always felt shy about going, even though it is run by someone I work with on LPN committee.
Anyway, today I finally made it, along with the colleague who sits opposite me at work and introduced me to the term ‘permaculture’. And we did a lot of hard work – on my birthday, too!
If only I had as much access to wood as this:
And I even managed to do some watering when I got home. It doesn’t look like it’s going to rain for another week and the cracks in the soil get bigger by the day. Hard to believe the farmer’s field was flooded last week. Where does all the water go?