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by maggie144
Mon Jan 15, 2007 8:45 pm
Forum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Topic: recycling batteries
Replies: 11
Views: 4017

recycling batteries

hi there not sure if anyone knows the answer, but i will give it a try. I like most of you have loads of used and worn out batteries aa and aaa that are from game boys, remote controls etc. i hate putting them into the normal waste, so have tried looking for somewhere to take them or send them to di...
by maggie144
Tue Jan 09, 2007 5:31 pm
Forum: Eco Products and Innovations
Topic: hi paradox
Replies: 0
Views: 1194

hi paradox

i have a brillient site that you can get eco balls

try the following website/www.homecareessentials.co.uk/

loads of really good products.

hope it helps maggie :cheers:
by maggie144
Sun Jan 07, 2007 9:58 am
Forum: Livestock
Topic: unique animal bedding
Replies: 7
Views: 1838

unique animal bedding

Having just come back from a freind of mine,(i am goat sitting) i noticed a new sort of bedding she is using. Being curious, i looked on the packaging for a website so i could investigate, and found a good product that i thought i would share with you its www.c2enterprises.co.uk it is aimed at getti...
by maggie144
Fri Jan 05, 2007 6:38 pm
Forum: 101 Uses For
Topic: 101 moments you wish you'd had a camera for
Replies: 11
Views: 3686

one of those ahh moments.

I today put one of my female rabbits in with a male, when you breed rabbits you can never be too sure what sort of reaction you are going to get. anyway we left them alone together for about 15 minutes and then returned to find them huddled in the corner together asleep the doe had her head resting ...
by maggie144
Thu Dec 28, 2006 7:57 pm
Forum: Links, links and more links
Topic: Link to us
Replies: 15
Views: 16795

my blog

hi all

its still in its construction phase but i have set up a blog too for anyone that is interested the address is maggie14413.spaces.live.com

i have posted some stories and photos and articles of interest and have added a few links too if thats ok with everyone

maggie :cheers:
by maggie144
Wed Dec 27, 2006 10:04 pm
Forum: Livestock
Topic: i am getting a couple of piggies
Replies: 14
Views: 3853

hi

thanks i will await stoneys wise words

maggie

setting up a blog it is in its early stages but there is a picture of the piglets from which i am getting two off on there for anyone that is interested
my blog address is maggie14413.spaces.live.com
by maggie144
Wed Dec 27, 2006 11:02 am
Forum: Livestock
Topic: i am getting a couple of piggies
Replies: 14
Views: 3853

hi there

hi there purple dragon

there mother is a saddleback and their father is a oxford sandy blacks i would download a photo but have no idea how to do it

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by maggie144
Tue Dec 26, 2006 7:01 pm
Forum: Livestock
Topic: i am getting a couple of piggies
Replies: 14
Views: 3853

i am getting a couple of piggies

Hi everyone. Have finally decided that i can have a couple of piggies on the smallholding, these will be three months old when i buy them. I am going to see them on sunday (as they are just down the road). we are going to have them here for meat. has anyone got any advice for me, also can anyone tel...
by maggie144
Wed Dec 20, 2006 5:21 pm
Forum: Livestock
Topic: Goat with loss of appetite and froth coming from the mouth
Replies: 13
Views: 3228

your goats

I like shirlz think this could be some sort of poisioning, have a look around the area, there are a lot of things they are allergic too.


let me know what you find i would be interested to find out

good luck with the search.

what type of goat is she?


maggie
by maggie144
Sun Dec 17, 2006 7:35 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: wood ash
Replies: 11
Views: 2415

hi there red

i put all my ash onto the veggie garden, i dig it really well, i find it helps all my veggies to grow properly, and it makes the soil easier to dig.

hope this helps

maggie :cheers:
by maggie144
Fri Dec 15, 2006 10:49 pm
Forum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Topic: Cumbria campaign
Replies: 2
Views: 1417

hi there

i too live in cumbria, the north part, i ditched my garden waste and paper waste bins about two months ago, due to the fact i never filled them and i recycle all of these wastes and more, i only put my black waste bin out every three weeks now. if everyone recycled like we all do then no one would h...
by maggie144
Wed Dec 06, 2006 7:39 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: butter help needed
Replies: 5
Views: 1124

butter help needed

Hi there. Does anyone know if its possible to make butter from goats milk, without the use of a butter churn. I have 3 adult females who give me a fair bit of milk and although i use it for cooking, i would love to be able to make butter too. can anyone help me with this problem, i have tried lookin...
by maggie144
Mon Dec 04, 2006 10:07 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: things on the windowsill
Replies: 6
Views: 1875

alfalfa

Hi there, you have to keep the alfalfa in a jar with the bottom raised slightly, and in a warn temerature, i used the airing cupboard you also have to wash them daily, the same applies to the lentils, Mung beans are easier, i place mine in a magarine tub on a piece of tissue , then covered top with ...
by maggie144
Sun Dec 03, 2006 5:14 pm
Forum: 101 Uses For
Topic: 101 uses for tin cans
Replies: 21
Views: 7901

hey guess what

My OH has just come up with another idea for this cooking in a tin thing. what about things like bread and butter pudding

maggie
by maggie144
Sun Dec 03, 2006 4:58 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: have you seen
Replies: 4
Views: 1058

have you seen

I wondered if anyone had seen the advert on t.v today about the dryer balls. they are balls that you put in your tumble dryer, they are eco freindly, saving you money on electricity. I thought they looked great you can find them on www.jmldirect.com would like to know what everyone thinks many thank...