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Latest posts by NewBoy2

Who's poo? (Hedgehog?)

Posted: 26/03/2014 at 13:43

Are there rats or foxes in your garden


Posted: 26/03/2014 at 13:33

I dont have any experience of this but m going to get some  and see how it goes

Add Ash to Soil ??

Posted: 26/03/2014 at 13:27

The panels  came from B & Q and I painted them with B&Q wood stain about 7 years ago

The branches were from my garden

Sounds like I should keep it off the soil


A test for those with rhodo knowledge

Posted: 26/03/2014 at 12:55

I have never riden a wild horse.............sorry thought it said Rodeo Knowledge

Add Ash to Soil ??

Posted: 26/03/2014 at 12:53


I have just burnt some old fence panels and branches

?Is it good to add to a veg patch

? If yes....why

? If no......why not

Thank you

Anyone have a garden blackbird?

Posted: 23/03/2014 at 09:29

Started giving them raisins like Loganberry suggested and they love them but they are not eating the half apples like they did last year

The first one I've seen this year - 2014

Posted: 20/03/2014 at 11:56

March 14th

2 Blue Tits in my Bristol garden

I joined RSPB and my free gift was a nesting box which I nailed to the fence made a coffee and sat down and watched them investigate the box within 5 minutes

They did not stay as they already had a box in my neighbours garden

Think they were thinking of "Trading Up "

Chitted Spuds & Green Bugs

Posted: 20/03/2014 at 11:25

Just spotted some tiny green bugs on and in the sproutings on my chitted spuds

I have brushed them off delicatel;y with a pastry brush

? Any idea what they are

? Will they affect the spuds in the long er term

?Any other info please friends


Broad Beans - Aerial Protection

Posted: 18/03/2014 at 09:55

Planted them in October 2013 under a cloche and they are now pushing against the top

When I take away the cloche will I need netting for the pigeons to sit on ?

Potatoe Shoots Up or Down

Posted: 16/03/2014 at 13:08

Thank you

You were the first help I got when I joined so thanks Dove

My buddy Dave has just got his first plot and is like a teenager on his first date !!

Discussions started by NewBoy2

Nematode Worms

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Last Post: Today at 13:45

To Fleece or Not To Fleece

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Last Post: Today at 14:22

Strawberry Pots-What Size Please ?

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Last Post: Today at 10:51

Pinching Tomatoes

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Last Post: 07/04/2014 at 21:38

Pinching Out Tops of Broad Beans

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Last Post: 02/04/2014 at 16:51

Sparrows Dusting !!

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Last Post: 01/04/2014 at 18:39

Tomato Feed - Yes or No

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Last Post: 29/03/2014 at 09:10

Cauliflower Shoots - When to Plant Out

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Last Post: 28/03/2014 at 17:25

Add Ash to Soil ??

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Last Post: 02/04/2014 at 13:43

Chitted Spuds & Green Bugs

Replies: 1    Views: 78
Last Post: 20/03/2014 at 11:34

Broad Beans - Aerial Protection

Replies: 4    Views: 95
Last Post: 18/03/2014 at 18:12

Potatoe Shoots Up or Down

Replies: 15    Views: 225
Last Post: 10/04/2014 at 23:08

Beetroot - Choggia Pink

Replies: 8    Views: 139
Last Post: 02/04/2014 at 16:41

Tea Plant Not Growing

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Last Post: 03/03/2014 at 14:42

My First Rose-What Variety

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Last Post: 03/03/2014 at 10:18
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