What's it like to take on an allotment?
Harvest interviewed new allotment holders at the end of their first year to find out what it's really like. They explain the time and commitment involved in taking on an allotment, to help others decide whether it's right for them.
If you're getting started on your own plot, find out what 'top tips' these new allotment holders learned or wished they had known when they started out.
The plotholders also talk about the benefits they had experienced since taking on their plots.
Some very useful advice about taking on weeds!