Monthly Archives: April 2008

The Paul Lister experiment

So Ive just seen the BBC natural world documentary on the Alladale estate experiment to re wild Scotland with Wolves, Elk, Bear, Boar.Now iam going to step above the parapet and iam sure ill get flamed for it but i … Continue reading

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wild garlic soup

Ive got a day off today so Ive been out tidying the garden and sowing more seeds.Basil, french marigolds, rocket, salad bowl, tarragon. Also i made another batch of wild garlic soup and here’s the recipe 4 medium potaotoes,peeled and … Continue reading

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Ive spent the last couple of weeks pottering around in my garden and getting some seeds sown. Also Ive been out Ray Mears style collecting wild garlic and coppicing a few hazel trees near my parents in sussex.The cut hazel … Continue reading

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