I have been reading about companion planting and decided to put a row of onion sets into the bed where my carrots will be. I will net this bed also and hopefully will keep it carrot fly free. I have tried carrots in the open before - with no luck at all.
A fellow plot holder commented we could do with having the trees topped to the south of the plots. I agreed. They cast a lot of shade. I like the trees though - they also provide shelter and habitat for our feathered friends, but