Jobs For The Weekend

My family are coming to stay at the weekend with the intention of helping me with jobs on and around the farm. I have decided to compile a list of jobs that need doing which we can work our through.

  1. Deweed border infront of kitchen.
  2. Plant sunflower seedlings opposite kitchen.
  3. Plant marigolds in between the sunflowers.
  4. Dig over new vegetable area and remove large stones.
  5. Deweed onion area.
  6. Plant more onions.
  7. Deweed garlic.
  8. Plant out two varieties of lettuce.
  9. Plant out radish plants.
  10. Pot on radish seedlings.
  11. Plant out beetroot plants.
  12. Pot on beetroot seedlings.
  13. Thin out carrots.
  14. Plant out purple sprouting broccoli plants.
  15. Plant out cauliflower plants.
  16. Pot on courgette seedlings.
  17. Plant out spinach seedlings.
  18. Plant out butternut squash plants.
  19. Pull up last year’s purple sprouting broccoli.
  20. Plant sweet pea plants.
  21. Relocate self seeded tomatoes.
  22. Relocate self seeded lemon balm.
  23. Plant out night shade.
  24. Plant out delphiniums.
  25. Pot on delphiniums.
  26. Plant out pansies.
  27. Cut down over-grown weeds in second veg garden.
  28. Move old chicken huts from the orchard.
  29. Relocate and clean larger brooder.
  30. Set up the large brooder in preparation for the 2 week old guinea fowl keets.
  31. Clean the small brooder ready for second guinea fowl hatch.
  32. Sow more lettuce, beetroot and radish.
  33. Clean out poultry hut.
  34. Find and gather eggs.
  35. Deweed 2 flower beds.

As you can see I have just one or two jobs waiting to be done. It will be interesting to see how many jobs get done this weekend with 5 adults and a 3 year old. I will keep you posted!