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Tom’s wildlife blog – June

Another incredibly busy month work-wise, but lots of new wildlife to report too! The stars of the show are the wren chicks right outside the door of the CSA shed. The video shows one of the adults (hard to tell … Continue reading

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Fourth veg box of June

  200g Carrots 800g Beetroot 200g Chard 2 lettuce hearts 1 Small bunch of spring onions 1 Small cabbage

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Tom’s wildlife blog – May

Well May has been so busy in terms of growing crops that I’ve hardly had a minute to point a camera at any of the spring wildlife this month. Now that the cold weather is finally over we’ve been manically … Continue reading

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Tom’s wildlife blog – April

April has been a much better month in terms of both weather and wildlife, not to mention growing veg! Winter finally ended, the daffodils finally flowered, and some of our migratory birds have arrived for the summer. I’ve been amazed … Continue reading

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Tom’s wildlife blog – March

March was a month of extremes; from warm sunny spring days at the start of the month to bitterly cold days of snow taking us right into April. On the working party on the 9th March a barn owl spent … Continue reading

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Tom’s wildlife blog – January

January for me has been lots of crisp mornings with a biting wind but some fantastic big blue skies. During one sunny spell a bumble bee flew by as I was harvesting chard leaves – probably a queen emerged rather … Continue reading

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Fifth box of August

In the boxes this week: – Courgettes – Runner beans – French beans – Beetroot – Tomatoes – Carrots – Lots of sweetcorn!

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New Ipswich Wildlife Watch Group!

Next Wildlife Watch activity day: Summer fun in Chantry Park! Saturday 13th August (10 am – 12 noon) Games, art challenges and wildlife themed activities for children aged 5-10 (parents welcome to join in!) Meet in the car park by the play area … Continue reading

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