Dig for Victory

January 21st, 2011 by Kevin Leave a reply »

I couldn’t resist recycling this old newsreel – it is Friday afternoon after all.

And it is about time I gave some thought to planning this year’s growth on the allotment. But if that film hasn’t got you fired up for digging, I lifted this from the NEF blog

“If your fingers are green enough, growing your own vegetables could save you around £1,500 a year, according to new research by the National Society of Allotment and Leisure Gardeners. The study priced the amount of food grown by gardeners at cheapest supermarket costs. (Hat tip to Rob Hopkins)”

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2 comments

  1. J-P says:

    On a similar note, as I just tweeted: a Guardian gallery of Green Patriot posters. Do your bit.

  2. Kevin says:

    Oooh! So many to choose from. The seagull one made me chuckle 😮

    http://www.greenpatriotposters.org/posters/index.php?p=131&page=7

    “Au Naturel” is an interesting campaign stance, but I’m particularly taken with Simplicity… by Nick Dewar

    http://www.greenpatriotposters.org/posters/index.php?p=238&page=6

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