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by moocher
Sat Dec 20, 2008 9:40 am
Forum: Livestock
Topic: Whose Poo is it Anyway?
Replies: 9
Views: 675

Re: Whose Poo is it Anyway?

Thanks for your reply, Zoe. Unfortunately, there isn't a gate to pin a note to. The field has open sides and the horses are tethered. I understand your concerns about pesticides, but I am certain they are not used on fields around here. We're on the edge of a town and our Council and the Council 'n...
by moocher
Fri Dec 19, 2008 9:06 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Seriously tough herbs needed - recommendations?
Replies: 6
Views: 430

Re: Seriously tough herbs needed - recommendations?

id give up my staff when it was a pup used to pick up grow bags and rag them around till the tomato plants flew out and the bags broke up.
by moocher
Sun Dec 14, 2008 11:00 am
Forum: Site Information and Announcements
Topic: Do us a little favour, ah go on.
Replies: 18
Views: 2890

Re: Do us a little favour, ah go on.

scour local bookshops you may turn up a copy i got mine by going in and buying a cookery book i seen in the shop window and it was sat next to it.
by moocher
Fri Dec 12, 2008 7:43 am
Forum: Site Information and Announcements
Topic: Do us a little favour, ah go on.
Replies: 18
Views: 2890

Re: Do us a little favour, ah go on.

done though its in the wifes name as amazons her account. :lol:
do i detect a few father ted phrases coming through. :cooldude:
by moocher
Mon Dec 08, 2008 8:10 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Two wheeled tractors
Replies: 10
Views: 530

Re: Two wheeled tractors

Two wheeled tractors?! These are new to me. They sound an ideal all round small scale tool for land clearance and maintenance. They look a bit like a rotavator with wheels as opposed to just spikes. But they are bigger tougher monsters than rotavators. And have all sorts of attachements - can ploug...
by moocher
Sun Dec 07, 2008 10:35 pm
Forum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Topic: chicken carcasses
Replies: 21
Views: 4209

Re: chicken carcasses

I certaintly used to chuck all bones on the woodburner when I had one. I never had any problems with the bones not burning (think cremation). It doesn't work quite so well on my tiny open log fire now but I still chuck the odd one on. Zoe ive burnt carcass on the open fire you have to make sure its...
by moocher
Fri Dec 05, 2008 6:34 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: spanish sausage
Replies: 1
Views: 241

Re: spanish sausage

looks scrummy what you having with it :wink:
by moocher
Fri Dec 05, 2008 8:16 am
Forum: Wild Foods and Foraging
Topic: Geurilla Gardening, sort of
Replies: 15
Views: 1536

Re: Geurilla Gardening, sort of

what about strawberries,if you can keep the birds off them or growing herbs that are reduced in the supermarkets,try making a clearing in middle of some brambles and growing maize or runners up young trees.
by moocher
Fri Dec 05, 2008 8:13 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Why the SS life?
Replies: 38
Views: 1600

Re: Why the SS life?

my grandparents had a smallholding,though it was only veg when i was able to run around as they were getting on then and didnt want livestock though they used to have hens,rabbits calves and pigs. i cannot afford to buy organic food from shops and would like my kids to grow up without being fed food...
by moocher
Fri Nov 28, 2008 4:59 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Things to do list - Whats on yours
Replies: 20
Views: 651

Re: Things to do list - Whats on yours

heres mine , paint front room ceiling and paint kitchen before babys born in 4 weeks. finish rear garden where im shifting around layout. build hen run and house and aquire light sussex poultry. raid skips and ask freecycle for baths etc to use as veg tubs. save cash for polycarbonate greenhouse as ...
by moocher
Thu Nov 27, 2008 8:48 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: hi
Replies: 16
Views: 669

Re: hi

hi ,i live just outside coleford :lol:
by moocher
Wed Nov 26, 2008 12:38 pm
Forum: Book Reviews
Topic: Selfsufficientish bible with discount from an eco indie shop
Replies: 22
Views: 17263

Re: Selfsufficientish bible with discount from an eco indie shop

went into the little bookshop in monmouth for the first time ever as a cookbook in the window caught my eye and their sat on the shelf was the ish bible,so after a quick flick through i got it so wife can wrap it up as a xmas present for the kids to give me. :lol:
by moocher
Tue Nov 25, 2008 4:27 pm
Forum: Links, links and more links
Topic: Prepared For Survival Blog
Replies: 33
Views: 4925

Re: Prepared For Survival Blog

dont worry ive mellowed with age :lol:
i prefer trying to get tasty /healthy food for my family than prancing through the woods with a compound bow,totally in combat gear.
by moocher
Tue Nov 25, 2008 4:21 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: hi
Replies: 16
Views: 669

Re: hi

hi :cheers:
by moocher
Sun Nov 23, 2008 1:03 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Storing Carrots
Replies: 3
Views: 424

Re: Storing Carrots

me grandad used half a wooden barrel with sand,years ago.

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