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Latest posts by clogherhead


Posted: 10/02/2013 at 19:53

you could always tie a piece of string around the neck of the bottle and tie it of on a length of timber

planting potatoes

Posted: 10/02/2013 at 17:28

last year on gardeners question time a lady asked if potatoes could be grown in straw or hay the answer she got was no, the straw is used as a mulch



Posted: 10/02/2013 at 17:19

try your local office buildings or bottlebank (recycling bank)

Continuation of slugs

Posted: 09/02/2013 at 13:10

last year an idea was put forward that if you mixed flour and water to a gloopy consistancyand put in a plastic container that the slugs would get stuck in in it  ,has anyone tried it?

problem with rats

Posted: 08/02/2013 at 22:24

are you going to release the rat back into the garden .


Posted: 08/02/2013 at 22:22

why bother what wrong with real grass or if you dont want to cut it that often sow slowgrow

squirrel shot for coming to the table.

Posted: 08/02/2013 at 22:20

i blame it all on the landed gentry it was them who brought in the gray squirrel and the magpie for more game shooting out of season.

Cheap seeds

Posted: 08/02/2013 at 22:01

arn't you very lucky to be able to buy seed for as little 29p=€0.35 c .in my local Lidl the same seed is €1:00 +

Continuation of slugs

Posted: 08/02/2013 at 21:57

have any of you  tried Nemitodes

problem with rats

Posted: 08/02/2013 at 21:45

put a rat trap cage at the  entrance of the run and then drown each rat caught. in the cage put some grains or a few bits of mars bars. hope this helps

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 
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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 
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Last Post: 14/10/2012 at 11:53

Talkback: Where are the ladybirds?

on my allotment at newtowncross Drogheda 
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Last Post: 21/08/2012 at 22:44

Frogs on the allotment

from tadpole to frogs 
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Last Post: 07/08/2012 at 12:57

Blue stone

used for spraying on potatoes to help prevent blight 
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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. 
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Last Post: 19/06/2012 at 09:28
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