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slug pellets

Posted: 20/06/2012 at 22:48

I was on my plot today and found on the leaves of my fruit bushes small gray snails there was no dammage done to the leaves  i have picked them off ,but was wondering why would they be there in the first place

slug pellets

Posted: 20/06/2012 at 00:23

as 4711 says beer slops work ,but some pubs wont give them to you on health and safity grounds so I buy very cheep beer in aldi or lidl

Is everyone else's plants very late this year?

Posted: 20/06/2012 at 00:04

where I am in Drougheda we are about 6 weeks behind the south of Engand

Dog's mercury - eradication

Posted: 19/06/2012 at 10:59

I dont like useing herbicides but what I have read about this plant I sugest you use SBK   be very carefull and follow all safity instructions . You can buy a prepared spray for about €5

help with garden shed and bbq area

Posted: 19/06/2012 at 10:29

it is said that you are never more than 6ft from some kind of rodent ,so under decking  and sheds would be there prefered run.

Forefront weed killer

Posted: 19/06/2012 at 09:28

thank you very much for the quick responce , it is a minefield ,so much for trying to be organic ,

Forefront weed killer

Posted: 18/06/2012 at 21:27

some people on the allotnent site where i have a10x15m plot aquired horse manure , the land that the Horses grazed on was sprayed with a herbicide called Forefront, does any know for how long it will remain active

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