Latest posts by clogherhead

Fork Handles

Posted: 21/03/2013 at 16:00

Afternoon all, How do you cook Rabbit I have never tasted one before is it as people say it's just like chicken


MOB rants

Posted: 21/03/2013 at 09:38

The Irish Government turned over control of land fill to the county councils who in turn sold them off to privet contractors all land fill sites are closed to the public and you must have a licence to move rubbish be it scrap or white goods,we have a general waste bin which is collected every week and a green bin every other week they don't take glass that goes to the bottle bank, I compost all my kitchen waste and the cooked food that's not eaten will go to feed the dogs and cats in some ways I envy the French when Brussels says we have to do this or that the Irish and the British roll over  but the French give two fingers to the bureaucrats for example when Mrs thatcher was told to sell off the Railways and the water and power companies she did so but claimed it was her idea ,maybe it was but the fact is they are owned by private companies and the British tax payer is still funding them ,the Irish Gov' followed in the wake of Britain , when S,N,C,F was mentioned in Brussels to be sold  the French said NO NO NO it is still a state owned railway ,in Ireland the motor industry were told to modernise their forecourts at their own expense  but this did not apply to the rest of Europe which is one reason why cars are more expensive here +vat +vrt+excise duty+delivery .


ps since when is HRH Charles ,. Common


By hand or machine?

Posted: 21/03/2013 at 08:55

sorry wrong spelling "bacter"

By hand or machine?

Posted: 21/03/2013 at 08:54

hi, if you Google "mo Baxter" that should get you the page


Fork Handles

Posted: 21/03/2013 at 06:23

Good Morning All  , I just cant seem to get the damn internal alarm clock to switch off woke up again at 6 .


By hand or machine?

Posted: 21/03/2013 at 06:04

Good Morning Yvonne, Sorry misunderstood. its just I read the earlier thread and thought that the advertised product might be suitable .my own experience is that I once used a moss remover and the grass turned black, yeach .so now I do not allow my lawn to grow moss ,I Rake it every other week when mowing I cut my own and my next door's grass it gives me the illusion of a bigger garden


By hand or machine?

Posted: 20/03/2013 at 23:55
louise pope wrote (see)   



yvonne parsons2 wrote (see)
help! My lawn is covered in moss, from a distance it looks green and normal but as you get nearer you can see its just covered with dense moss. When you walk on it it's like walking on sponge. Now I know I need to aerate it and scarify it but wondered what people thought about which was the better method. I don't want to put anything on the lawn to kill the moss as such ( don't want black patches) so wondered if anyone could advise on what they have found to be the easiest/quickest/more effective method. Thanks everyone

hi ,the above web site may be able to help you


Fork Handles

Posted: 20/03/2013 at 23:35

good night all see you all in the morning God bless


Steel mesh covering wildlife pond?

Posted: 20/03/2013 at 23:33

Lead farmer ,with all this safety in mind ,may I ask how young are your children or do you allow your neighbours children free access to your property ,if the answer to the above questions is :-1 your children are under 10 & 2 if your neighbours kids have access Don't build the pond . wait until the kids are older and have more sense about the Hazards of deep water


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