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Latest posts by NewBoy2

Recently Manured ?

Posted: 04/09/2014 at 10:46

I called Marshalls and they could not give an answer as to my question..."What is recently manured "

I will manure now and sow in January at the earliest

If anyone has more info please let me know

Many thanks friends

Tiny White Flies on Purple Sprouting

Posted: 04/09/2014 at 10:43

I have these on my purple sprouting and my son has them on his indoor plants  in his flat and  they have eaten some of the curtain


Indoor Seed Propagator

Posted: 31/08/2014 at 15:31

I would appreciate having your opinons and experience of using a propagator

Im thinking of buying one to use in my conservatory to start off as many of my plants as seed

Recently Manured ?

Posted: 29/08/2014 at 18:50

Thanks Mel M and every one else


Recently Manured ?

Posted: 29/08/2014 at 17:28

How many months in the past does " recently "  mean ?

Or how long do you have to wait to plant ?

Nutrients......Is there a general based product to add every season

Storing Potatoes & Onions Together

Posted: 29/08/2014 at 14:31

Thanks Forester............."Someone " told me not to store potatoes in paper as they need to "breathe "

I think its just a matter of personal choice and trial and error

Storing Potatoes & Onions Together

Posted: 29/08/2014 at 14:14

"Someone " told me that it is unwise to store them together as they transfer moisture

I have potaoes in hessien sacks and onions in some wooden open trays from the veg shop under the stairs

Advice please friends

Field Beans as Green Manure

Posted: 26/08/2014 at 12:41

It said on the packet sow from March to August

I will use Phacelia instead

Chillington Hoe

Posted: 26/08/2014 at 12:39

It destroys old grass paths and is very effective

Thats all

Does your Shed have a Name ??

Posted: 21/08/2014 at 11:19


Now we men dont have to " get the coal in " we do need to prove our worth some how !

Discussions started by NewBoy2

Stored Spuds Sprouting

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Sowing Carrots all year long

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Beans - All sorts - Soil Prep

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FBB & LIme

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Last Post: 18/09/2014 at 15:44

New Raised Bed

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Last Post: 19/10/2014 at 11:58

Black fly and Ants on My Bean Stem

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Last Post: 12/09/2014 at 17:46

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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Last Post: 18/09/2014 at 16:46

Sour Apple Tree

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Last Post: 15/09/2014 at 10:17

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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Last Post: 31/08/2014 at 18:41

Recently Manured ?

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Last Post: 11/09/2014 at 09:26

Storing Potatoes & Onions Together

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Last Post: 29/08/2014 at 15:58
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