Guerrilla Podcasts Home Grown Front Garden Update

An ‘Home Grown’ front garden update from the usual suspects at Guerrilla Podcasts. Using recycled ash branches to support the newly planted broad beans that were grown in home made pots on the window sill in early february. Several photographs show you where the Broad Beans, Onions, Potatoes and Rhubarb have been planted with a video created to provided a personal record of the day, just to show what happened on one day in April.

A few weeks ago I sorted out three hanging baskets for the backyard in the hope of growing my very own Home Grown Strawberries for the first time ever! So now it’s about time I updated this ‘ere personal record of what i’ve been upto with regard to growing my own veg in the front garden?

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Guerrilla Podcasts Home Grown Strawberries

Guerrilla Podcasts with a little help from a friend in the background, uses three recycled hanging baskets, free wild strawberries, multi purpose compost and some soil from the front garden to create ‘Home Grown’ hanging strawberry baskets for the very first time. Drop by and watch the video to find out more during a personal record of what’s what in the first year of a complete novice in the process of growing his own fruit and veg at home.

You probably know that over the last few weeks and more i’ve been sorting out a few bits ‘n’ bobs for me front garden, (what there is of it anyways) in order to grow me own veg.  I’ve turned the soil over a couple of times recently and actually got round to doing a little more than i initially anticipated.  I’ll add a few photo’s and more info soon so that you can see the what and where etc.

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Guerrilla Podcasts Meets Garden Needs

Guerrilla Podcasts visits Garden Needs a small, peaceful garden centre located on the edge of Kersal Dale (Nature Reserve on the River Irwell) in Salford. Adrian chats to Project Manager Simon McCloskey and finds out more about Garden Needs, a fantastic local and very sustainable garden centre for the entire community.

Guerrilla Podcasts visits Garden Needs, a small,  peaceful garden centre located on the edge of Kersal Dale (Nature Reserve on the River Irwell) in Salford to have a chat with Project Manager Simon McCloskey to find out a little more about the Garden Centre,  the activities available and how you can get involved in your local community garden centre.

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Guerrilla Podcasts Home Grown Compost

Guerrilla Podcasts is starting to learn how to make compost for next year in the hope of eating his front garden. Listen to Adrian chat about making ‘Home Grown’ compost with a little help from you know who? Whilst recording the Sound & Vision for Guerrilla Podcasts ‘Home Grown’ Compost an acorn of a new blog category may just have been germinated.

Here’s just a quick reminder for you as you asked so nicely about Guerrilla Podcasts blog category ‘Home Grown‘.  Home Grown is my way of keeping a record of the weekly, fortnightly or whatever activities i’ve been up to with regards to the idea of growing me own vegetables and who know’s possibly one or two herbs for the first time ever, with the long term aim of feeding myself from my front garden and maybe even me back yard later on in the year.

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Guerrilla Podcasts Home Grown Plant Pots for Vegetables

Guerrilla Podcasts is learning how to make home made plant pots to grow vegetables for the first time in the hope of eating his front garden. Listen to Adrian introduce Guerrilla Podcasts New Blog Category “Home Grown” and watch the first ever video from Guerrilla Podcasts on how the homemade plant pots are made, which veg go where and how you water your tomato seeds?

Just because you’ve never done something doesn’t mean that you can’t give it a go and see what happens in time! Guerrilla Podcasts is all about jumping in with both feet,  having  a go and trying something new, so taking that thought process forward and considering the fact that i want to eat my front garden (what there is off it anyways), I thought i’d start off this week by keeping a record of what i’ve done and when. Continue reading “Guerrilla Podcasts Home Grown Plant Pots for Vegetables”