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Latest posts by clogherhead

Holes in soil

Posted: 30/11/2012 at 13:49

have you put a spade into the area around the holes to try and find the culprit if any


flooded plot

Posted: 24/11/2012 at 07:40

is your plot prone to flooding ,if so can you move to another,.or you could but in raised beds and dig ditches to allow excess rain water escape

Sloe Berry

Posted: 14/10/2012 at 11:53

Thank you all for your kind response ,as it happens the local county council have widened the approach road to our allotment site,and have run out of money to replant the boundary hedge so it might be an opportunity to plant edible shrubs rather the usual briers that are so common .


Sloe Berry

Posted: 06/10/2012 at 09:51

I found a sloe berry tree (Blackthorn) on a country lane way near Drogheda co louth, how can I propagate  this plant so that I can grow it on my allotment site.

regards Derek


Talkback: Where are the ladybirds?

Posted: 20/08/2012 at 14:25
on my allotment at newtowncross Drogheda

Frogs on the allotment

Posted: 07/08/2012 at 12:57

thank you all for your very positive replys to my query.

summer is coming on wednesday and thusday according to the weather-men

Frogs on the allotment

Posted: 27/07/2012 at 13:28

I have my allotment in  Drogheda Co, Louth . Ireland, the tadpoles came from a pond that tends to dry out in may to sept . the froglets still have their tails and they are about 30-35mm

Frogs on the allotment

Posted: 23/07/2012 at 23:13

thanks very helpfull............


Frogs on the allotment

Posted: 23/07/2012 at 21:03

air born insects and other creepy crawlys

Frogs on the allotment

Posted: 23/07/2012 at 20:53

hi ,I have aquired some tadpoles and have them in a small plastik pond that used to be in my back garden,I have installed it on my allotment and used only rain water to fill it how long doe's it take for them to grow into frogs,

regards derek,.

Discussions started by clogherhead

Bamboo connecters

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garden /allotment tilling

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missing thread

lost question 
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2nd earlys

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fence planting

fence planting liner 
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New apple tree

new leaf growth 
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Sloe Berry

For making Sloe gin 
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Talkback: Where are the ladybirds?

on my allotment at newtowncross Drogheda 
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Frogs on the allotment

from tadpole to frogs 
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Blue stone

used for spraying on potatoes to help prevent blight 
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Forefront weed killer

Leaves on potato leaves curl like ferns it also effects tomato, beans, and peas. 
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