Measuring & Marking Out
Allotment Measuring and Marking Out
Allotment plots come in all shapes and sizes and when first acquired it is good idea to measure your plot and then plan what will go where in the space.
The location of crops, compost bins or shed can be critical when taking into account progress of the sun during the day and the prevailing winds.
Once planed marking out lines for crops will ensure your seed drills are straight and you can get the most into the plot with the correct spacing between rows.
Careful planning and measurement will help make your plot as productive as it can be given it position.
We have assembled a collection of measuring and marking out items to give you the tools to measure any aspect of the plot.