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Latest posts by clogherhead

Fork Handles

Posted: 24/02/2013 at 11:59

good morning all its a balmy 5c here in Clogher head with sunny spells expected all week,so the weatherman says ,he also said it would not snow yesterday. but looking out my window across the Irish sea towards the Coolly mountains and the Mournes it looks it could be a good day


Talkback: Creeping buttercup

Posted: 23/02/2013 at 18:04

Hi , why not use a systemic weed killer , half fill a jam jar with weed killer and washing up liquid and put leading stem of the plant into the solution and cover the jar so as none off your pets can get at it hopefully this will solve your problem ,it worked for in getting of bindweed


Fork Handles

Posted: 23/02/2013 at 17:19

Hi all ,Miss Becks I meant to say from under her feet otherwise she has me doing jobs around the house.

Bunny ,the weather got worse in the late afternoon with sleet and snow but its not sticking .


Fork Handles

Posted: 23/02/2013 at 09:33

mornin all , there's no frost this morning the weather mans wrong again, its great living by the sea . well its time to get dressed and pack my flask and sambo's and go to my allotment out from under she who must be obayed .see you all tonight .


Save our bees

Posted: 22/02/2013 at 22:10

old garden saying "High Fences make good neighbours "


Favourite Gardening Books

Posted: 22/02/2013 at 21:03

my favourite book is by Allen Tichsmarch The allotment gardeners handbook a treasure of what to grow and when . it might be out of print now


Save our bees

Posted: 22/02/2013 at 20:56

Hi Bunnysplanet, perhaps if you were to ask them for the chicken droppings to compost

it makes good fertilizer ,


missing thread

Posted: 22/02/2013 at 19:00

Hi sotongeoff, thanks for that you are a life saver


Save our bees

Posted: 22/02/2013 at 18:57

Hi Irene ,your councils environment dept has no restrictions on any one keeping Rabbits, Chickens, or Bee's . so long as there feces does not annoy your neighbours oh and you dont keep a cockeral

missing thread

Posted: 22/02/2013 at 18:28

Hi, late last night 21st Feb a person wrote a query about keeping Bees and Chickens and Rabbits .the Person was from Perth and Kinross in Scotland , I cant find the query in the forum,please help


Discussions started by clogherhead

Bamboo connecters

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Last Post: 17/03/2013 at 19:05


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Last Post: 16/03/2013 at 08:41

garden /allotment tilling

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Last Post: 09/03/2013 at 22:25


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Last Post: 28/02/2013 at 17:24

missing thread

lost question 
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Last Post: 22/02/2013 at 19:00

2nd earlys

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Last Post: 17/02/2013 at 01:23


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Last Post: 11/02/2013 at 16:32

fence planting

fence planting liner 
Replies: 8    Views: 1202
Last Post: 09/02/2013 at 10:50

New apple tree

new leaf growth 
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Last Post: 02/12/2012 at 19:30

Sloe Berry

For making Sloe gin 
Replies: 4    Views: 1171
Last Post: 14/10/2012 at 11:53

Talkback: Where are the ladybirds?

on my allotment at newtowncross Drogheda 
Replies: 7    Views: 826
Last Post: 21/08/2012 at 22:44

Frogs on the allotment

from tadpole to frogs 
Replies: 9    Views: 1273
Last Post: 07/08/2012 at 12:57

Blue stone

used for spraying on potatoes to help prevent blight 
Replies: 2    Views: 694
Last Post: 30/06/2012 at 15:20

Forefront weed killer

Leaves on potato leaves curl like ferns it also effects tomato, beans, and peas. 
Replies: 3    Views: 1791
Last Post: 19/06/2012 at 09:28
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