We’ve just started trying to turn our garden into a source of food instead of a car area and lawn.
Although we’ve not managed to grow anything yet, we have dug an area ready to grow some vegetables.
Here is a picture of the patch of earth along with a few flagstones I put on it so that we can pull up the vegetables after they (hopefully) have grown without standing on them:
Here is a picture of that area after we have planted some rows of second early seed potatoes, carrot seeds, turnip seeds and onion seeds.
This is the face of the scarecrow we have made to deter birds from taking the seeds:
As you can see from the picture below which was taken about a month after the above photo, the vegetables have started growing:
These pictures show some fruit trees we have planted. There are 2 cherry trees, 2 duo apple and pear trees, 1 pear tree and 1 apple tree:
We have also planted a couple of gooseberry bushes which are shown here:
Now we have successfully grown our first actual vegetable, a turnip: