As promised, here is Blacksod part II. We went out to Blacksod a few weeks back to help tend the garden and polytunnel at Leim Siar B&B. Jacob and I whipped the garden into shape and got it ready for winter. Here are a few before pictures of the tunnel:
And the after shots once we tidied up and did some serious pruning on the tomatoes. Even though it was already mid-November, we decided to prune the tomatoes anyway rather than rip them out to see if we could get the green ones to ripen, and sure enough, a number of them had started to turn red a few days before we left:
Jacob and I now have just 6 days left on our journey. I think there is about one more Blacksod post coming up and then Donegal and Dublin. It’s going to be a feat to get all of this posted before we land back in the U.S. Stay tuned!