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by Masco&Bongo
Tue May 30, 2006 3:05 pm
Forum: Livestock
Topic: Eglu? How good are they?
Replies: 37
Views: 15506

Eglu? How good are they?

Am I being seduced by the Eglu? Do I just yearn for a chicken house that looks like a space ship? :oops: Are they actually any use at all, or will we be better buying a wooden ark and a run ourselves? Also, when you let your chickens out, do you have to be there to supervise them? Could you just let...
by Masco&Bongo
Tue May 30, 2006 2:43 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Good book for advice?
Replies: 12
Views: 3611

Good book for advice?

Hi guys

Can anyone recommend a good/useful book for a total novice?

I need something which tells me when/how to plant fruit/veg/herbs etc and how to prepare the soil etc.

Does such a book exist? :lol:

Thanks!
by Masco&Bongo
Wed May 24, 2006 9:39 am
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hi from some newbies
Replies: 9
Views: 2368

ina - we're in Lancashire, just outside Blackpool We're only moving about 10 miles away from where we currently are, but we're moving from a little suburban estate (which is a nice place to live - but too crowded for us) to Over Wyre - more rural, lots of little farms and small holdings etc I'm look...
by Masco&Bongo
Tue May 23, 2006 3:55 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hi from some newbies
Replies: 9
Views: 2368

Hi from some newbies

Hi everyone... We've just in the middle of buying a house with a huge garden and some extra land (and a greenhouse and veg patch), and we've got all sorts of plans for growing our own fruit/veg and raising some chickens. We're pretty much total novices really, the most I have done is have some house...