adam murray

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Have you put your potatoes in yet?

Posted: 16/04/2013 at 09:08

Planning on putting mine in 2day(maris peers) is there an optimum depth they should go in at? thanks

Have you put your potatoes in yet?

Posted: 15/04/2013 at 16:40

mine are going in this evening, fingers and toes x'd!!!

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 12/04/2013 at 12:02

north wales is brightening up!! 

Coffee Grounds

Posted: 12/04/2013 at 10:35

Hi paddy5, if you have a little look around at suggestions, there are all sorts, citrus peel, lion dung and i read the other day, somebody suggesting teabags just under the soil sprayed with muscle spray(deep heat and the like i guess) my worry with that tho, is that i grow veg and am a little worried about the muscle rub/spray would leech into my crops and impair taste and flavour

Coffee Grounds

Posted: 12/04/2013 at 09:30

Hi lorea, at the mo, i don't seem to have any 'unwanted' presents!! (so far) feel i may have tempted fate a little there tho! As for the slugs, don't seem to have that much trouble so far, but, again, i have a  feeling that fate may feel a little to tempted now 

Coffee Grounds

Posted: 10/04/2013 at 09:37

I've put some down, as a deterrent for cats that like to use my facilities, have heard conflicting things tho, they're more used for slug repellant?, can anyone shed any light please, thanks

Taking up turf by hand

Posted: 10/04/2013 at 09:33

Thanks Gold1locks, havn't a clue what a mattock is, i'm hopeless!! I will find out tho, thanks for the advice, will definitely look into it

Taking up turf by hand

Posted: 09/04/2013 at 11:01

Cool, thanks O.W, didn't know that but will look them up, this is only my 2nd year doing this so have to research everything, so i know what i'm looking for! Is it likely that they'll be there? Are they common? Thanks

Taking up turf by hand

Posted: 09/04/2013 at 10:55

Haha, was worried somebody may say that!, i'm suffering with sciatica at the mo, but am sharing the land i've been given with a friend, i'm sure he'll appreciate it tho lol

Taking up turf by hand

Posted: 09/04/2013 at 10:32

Hi people, was wondering /hoping, somebody may have some useful tips for taking up some turf by hand, without a turf cutter. We moved into our house in september last year, i've made room for veg, but the grassed area is all over the place with lumps and bumps and is patchy, i've been given the use of a lovely old ladys garden as well to grow veg, but the area she has given me to use is lawn, which looks a nice quality, i'd like to take that up and re-lay it in my garden. I don't want to hire a turf cutter as we're on a budget, any tips would be greatly appreciated

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Think i'll get away with it!? 
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planting out 
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