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Talking of pests, and this didn't happen when I had chickens a few years ago, when these chickens pooed, within ten minutes loads of flies came out of nowhere to work on the droppings in the garden (not in the shed, thankfully). I got four of them on Friday and today is the first day I let them free...
- Thu Jul 09, 2020 6:36 am
- Forum: I read the news today, oh boy.
- Topic: Our time has come?
- Replies: 9
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is there a serious and rational source of information that would tell us what is likely to happen the rest of the year or winter, not only regarding supermarket supplies but also financially, job market, etc.
- Sat Jul 04, 2020 10:22 pm
- Forum: Wildlife, Flowers and all other things that grow
- Topic: Mysterious bulb plant
- Replies: 11
- Views: 310
The stacking effect of the bulbs is odd to me, i know they aren't dahlias as their bulbs are long. The blades are coming from the bulbs in the picture, they're not bits of grass. The clump of bulbs is about 16cm wide.
This is a cherry tree in a little raised bed made with some bricks. I've added some fresh compost and used a few bricks around the tree trunk to protect it from the added layer. Is it necessary? If I remove the protective ring of bricks and add a couple or few inches of compost, will the trunk rot o...
- Fri Jun 26, 2020 6:48 pm
- Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
- Topic: Bamboo advice please!
- Replies: 14
- Views: 2583
I'm trying to get rid of a clump. I cut it down but now the bits of cane that are left are rock solid. Can I water with something like salt water and have it die or will I have to dig it out?
- Fri Jun 19, 2020 8:22 pm
- Forum: 101 Uses For
- Topic: For saving money around the house!
- Replies: 38
- Views: 19208
Microfibre fleece blanket used as a sheet keeps the bed warm if you don't like to use the heating. Plastic sheeting over the windows if you don't have double-glazing. Cut open a tube to extract the most of the product. Invest in a hand-held bidet if you're not metered to save on loo roll - or use cu...