Search found 1323 matches

by shiney
Sun May 01, 2005 4:04 pm
Forum: Livestock
Topic: Urban Chickens
Replies: 21
Views: 11307

After spending time with Tracey's Chooks in France, I have toyed with the idea. Her hens are the biggest, fattest happiest chickens in the world ~ even the rescued ones bloomed into wonderful birds. The only trouble is, I live on a housing estate, with a smallish garden. How much space do they need?...
by shiney
Sun May 01, 2005 3:47 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: How big do Bay trees grow?
Replies: 28
Views: 19929


I do know that they can grow to be quite large.

A friend of mine has one in his garden and it's about the size of an elder flower tree ~ about 10 feet or so. I go there and pinch a branch or two to dry in my shed, for my bolognaise sauce and stews.
by shiney
Sun May 01, 2005 3:41 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Greetings from Sunny Bradford on Avon
Replies: 34
Views: 13521

Greetings from Sunny Bradford on Avon

Hello, I heard about this site and forum through my very good friend Tracey Smith. (National Downshifting Week Gal). It's so such a useful site, full of great information, especially today as I am retaliating against the army of slugs in my garden! I am just off to make a slug beer trap, but will pr...