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Latest posts by NewBoy2

Black fly and Ants on My Bean Stem

Posted: 12/09/2014 at 14:35

I have just one stem 4 inches long covered with black fly and the ants seem to be just walking over them

A friend suggested that they maybe looking after them and farming them

Sounds potty to me but any thoughts friends

Pulled My Spuds - Wash or Dry ?

Posted: 12/09/2014 at 14:31

Just dug up the last of the main crop

? Do I leave them on the conservatory floor to dry

or  wash them and then leave to dry

or what other methods do you suggest please

Brown Dusty Stains on My Netting

Posted: 10/09/2014 at 15:25

 

http://www.gardening-naturally.com/acatalog/Protection_Netting.html

this is where I bought it along with a cage

Seed Suppliers who Sell Small Amounts of Seeds

Posted: 10/09/2014 at 15:19

Are there any providers who sell seeds in smaller amounts such as 30 to 40 and not in packets of 500 to 1000 for example

I am looking to just sow a few of each this season

Sour Apple Tree

Posted: 10/09/2014 at 15:17

One of my new Allotmenteers has inherited an apple tree but the apples are very sour

1.Can you change the bitterness / taste of an existing fruit tree

2.If not what is a good variety of a small tree to start off from new

Thanks Friends

Brown Dusty Stains on My Netting

Posted: 07/09/2014 at 13:12

I have just erected a cage with netting to protect my purple sprouting  and after a few days I noticed that a patch of the netting had some some light brown dried dust on it about 4 inches by 4 inches

I dont have the means to send a photo....sorry

? Any ideas friends

 

Tiny White Flies on Purple Sprouting

Posted: 04/09/2014 at 11:31

Thanks Steve and Im off to give them a thrashing

TOMATOES STILL GREEN

Posted: 04/09/2014 at 11:22

Green Chilli Chutney is amazing

You can place the greens next too a red one and in 3 - 4 days they will go red

Aint Nature amazing

Tiny White Flies on Purple Sprouting

Posted: 04/09/2014 at 11:20

Ive found some " Bug Clear" so i can use that and see how it goes

Tiny White Flies on Purple Sprouting

Posted: 04/09/2014 at 11:09

Steve 309

Could I spray them with diluted washing up liquid or does it have to be as you suggest

 

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Stored Spuds Sprouting

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Black fly and Ants on My Bean Stem

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Pulled My Spuds - Wash or Dry ?

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Last Post: 27/09/2014 at 15:09

Seed Suppliers who Sell Small Amounts of Seeds

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Sour Apple Tree

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Brown Dusty Stains on My Netting

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Last Post: 10/09/2014 at 17:05

Tiny White Flies on Purple Sprouting

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Last Post: 04/09/2014 at 11:31

Indoor Seed Propagator

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Recently Manured ?

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Storing Potatoes & Onions Together

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