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by jenko
Sat Oct 25, 2008 11:49 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Rotation
Replies: 7
Views: 957

Re: Rotation

my alotment on my land hadnt been used for around thirty years, so i didnt know were to plant anything, but my grandad did work on the property that my dad ownes, and then gave me an insight into how and were to plant things, becauses he could remember down to the last weed, were everything went, al...
by jenko
Sat Oct 25, 2008 11:42 am
Forum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Topic: Use fo an old telephone exchange cabinet
Replies: 7
Views: 1204

Re: Use fo an old telephone exchange cabinet

you could shelve them out, put two padlocks on the front of them and use them to store tools on, inside your garage/shed or you could lay them on there sides, one on the left side, and one on the right side, and then, put some sleapers on top of them, thus making an outdoor bench for your garden or ...
by jenko
Sat Oct 25, 2008 10:36 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Wood burner?
Replies: 15
Views: 2167

Re: Wood burner?

you need to check the sise of your beem, and floor joists below, if there are suitable (ask a local builder, dosnt meen he has to do it tho) then basicaly take up the floor boards in the area located, and lay a 2-3 inch flag in its place, and you will want a large falg, at least two thirds larger th...
by jenko
Sat Oct 25, 2008 10:13 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Does any1 have any idea hw 2 get rid of 30yrs worth of roots
Replies: 19
Views: 3297

Re: Does any1 have any idea hw 2 get rid of 30yrs worth of roots

my garden has become overgrown again, as after i took my crop, i had little time to begin weeding, and due to the wet wether, and humid conditions, it grew back covering my plot just as bad as when i started it, but oh well, i will just spend another week clearing it, and if i dont plant anythin, il...
by jenko
Sat Oct 25, 2008 10:09 am
Forum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Topic: old tyre recycle ideas anyone
Replies: 42
Views: 11197

Re: old tyre recycle ideas anyone

I will see what i can find for you and will try and let you know

i live round derbyshire way
by jenko
Sat Oct 25, 2008 10:04 am
Forum: Wild Foods and Foraging
Topic: Wild Garlic
Replies: 55
Views: 9518

Re: Wild Garlic

Often found by the side of rivers

im always falling in it or sitting in it by accident when im fishing

once you get a bit in your garden you wont get rid of it for a lng time!!
by jenko
Thu Oct 16, 2008 4:33 pm
Forum: Swap Shop, Trading Area and Seed Swap Area
Topic: tractor parts wanted
Replies: 0
Views: 501

tractor parts wanted

ive just bort a fordson major
unable to identify the age, but i no for a fact that it runs on diesal, and is around the power major/super major
so please is there anyone that wants to swap or sell parts for a fordson major
or indeed any implements.

please pm me if you would like to help me
thanks
by jenko
Thu Oct 16, 2008 4:30 pm
Forum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Topic: old tyre recycle ideas anyone
Replies: 42
Views: 11197

old tyre recycle ideas anyone

as you get through tyres in the workplace, i hav aquired tyres, and have no use for them because they are either bald, or perished, and the only other thing is to take them to somewere like ATS or wotever to let them have them, but this would cost you a fee, so is there any way that i can re-use or ...
by jenko
Thu Oct 16, 2008 4:27 pm
Forum: Alternative Transport
Topic: Running a diesel on SVO
Replies: 4
Views: 2001

Re: Running a diesel on SVO

like i said on the alternative transport

ive just bort a fordson major, and lucky as i am, my tractor will in fact run on veg oil, neet, as the fuel pump, and filter, are designed to cope with dirty, or thick diesal, or so ive been told

gd luck with ure research

hope u dnt reck ure engine
by jenko
Thu Oct 16, 2008 4:20 pm
Forum: Alternative Transport
Topic: Just bort a tractor
Replies: 4
Views: 1175

Re: Just bort a tractor

well it spent all its working life as a trailer tug in a factory in north wales, then the last three years as a boat tug, pulling large boats out to sea, on black rock sands near portmadog north wales. i spotted it on ebay, won the bid, but didnt meet the reserve, but then rang the owner an d we the...
by jenko
Tue Oct 14, 2008 4:37 pm
Forum: Alternative Transport
Topic: Just bort a tractor
Replies: 4
Views: 1175

Just bort a tractor

I have just bort myself a tractor I have saved up for around severn years, for many different ideas, one time it was a quad bike, then an old landy, but I sore a picture of a 'Fordson diesal major e1a', so I took my chances and bort one from portmadog in wales, even tho I live in derbyshire. Unfortu...
by jenko
Tue May 13, 2008 10:38 am
Forum: Swap Shop, Trading Area and Seed Swap Area
Topic: does anybody have any grape vine seeds that they wanna swap
Replies: 14
Views: 3827

Yes please thankyou very much
by jenko
Sat May 10, 2008 7:22 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Does any1 have any idea hw 2 get rid of 30yrs worth of roots
Replies: 19
Views: 3297

wow well done

i suspect you were releved after finishing that
by jenko
Wed May 07, 2008 9:20 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Is there a good way to deter rats?
Replies: 21
Views: 7090

Try soaking a piece of red meat in iether pisen or white spirit then putting it in your garden or just away from your home.
If you dont want to kill them try putting a bit of food down away from your home and they will go there insted of neer you

jenko
by jenko
Wed May 07, 2008 9:10 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Does any1 have any idea hw 2 get rid of 30yrs worth of roots
Replies: 19
Views: 3297

i think i will just have to use good old fashioned elbow greese at the moment.
But i am considering getting some chickins and i would have thought that they would dig it over for me wilst adding plenty of manure