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by Sooty
Sun Dec 09, 2007 11:44 am
Forum: 101 Uses For
Topic: 101 ways to get rid of slugs
Replies: 167
Views: 140720

Slugs love "bran"..!!! If you spread little piles of dry bran where there's slug activity,the slugs find it irresistable,eat it,swell up and,well not to put too fine a point on it,thats one slug less...If the bran gets wet the slugs still gorge themselves on it in preference to your precio...
by Sooty
Tue Nov 27, 2007 10:54 pm
Forum: 101 Uses For
Topic: 101 ways to get rid of slugs
Replies: 167
Views: 140720

Soot and slugs

Good tip for all you organic types..I always put a good linning of soot in my trenches before i plant my potatoes 2 to 3 inches of soot is ideal,dont bother weathering it,the more caustic the better,just drop your chitted potatoes straight into it...Slugs hate it...Incorporate more soot when you ear...
by Sooty
Tue Nov 27, 2007 6:39 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Im a newbie and trying to find my feet..lol...
Replies: 6
Views: 1305

Im a newbie and trying to find my feet..lol...

Found the site after reading some of Andys ramblings (sorry Andy..lol)..Andy,for what its worth im one of those people with an orchard ..Cant see any reason why you shouldnt be sucessful asking for peoples unpicked crops...I embarrasingly grow far more than i/we as a family can eat,or otherwise have...

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