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Steve the Gardening Vet

Latest posts by Steve the Gardening Vet

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A good intention goes wrong

Posted: 25/01/2015 at 13:53

A good intention goes wrong

Posted: 25/01/2015 at 13:38

I'd not heard that before, just made me chuckle!

Hello. I'm new!

Posted: 25/01/2015 at 13:32

Welcome to Lunaria too.

Hello. I'm new!

Posted: 25/01/2015 at 13:28

It is a beautiful garden, what do you need my rubbish advice for!

porridge oats

Posted: 24/01/2015 at 13:06

Bear in mind that when you freeze bananas, they do go a bit brown but they are still perfectly smoothie-able or cake-able!

Would you pay more for a pint of Milk ?

Posted: 20/01/2015 at 20:32

Sadly, most commercial milk results in poor payments to farmers with some pretty much paying them at cost price or below. Milk is, in my opinion, something upon which minimal mark up should be applied. Make the money on dairy by getting a profit on derivatives like cream and butter.

Would you pay more for a pint of Milk ?

Posted: 20/01/2015 at 20:21

Arla are one of the worst for the way they structure their payments to farmers...

Would you pay more for a pint of Milk ?

Posted: 20/01/2015 at 20:12

Milk is generally british but it won't be if the supermarkets drive UK dairy farmers to bankruptcy and suicide...

Leylandii hedges

Posted: 20/01/2015 at 07:31
I'd still consider a bottle of good wine and a friendly discussion with your neighbour about how much nicer a mixed wildlife hedge would be and how you would be happy to split the costs...

Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 19/01/2015 at 14:36

Yep, just been out and spent a happy twenty minutes removing the bits of our neighbour's tree from over our fence to clear the airspace of what will become our new shed/greenhouse in a couple of weeks!

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Discussions started by Steve the Gardening Vet

Removing a branch from a six foot high Magnolia

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Last Post: 05/01/2015 at 21:37

Happy New Year Folks!

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Last Post: 04/01/2015 at 19:08


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Last Post: 30/11/2014 at 10:35

Greenhouse disposal

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Last Post: 20/11/2014 at 06:53

Shed tiles...

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Last Post: 16/09/2014 at 10:55

A Fountain question!

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Last Post: 14/09/2014 at 23:42

A Sheddy Question!

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Last Post: 06/09/2014 at 23:34

Bricks for lawn edging

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Last Post: 25/08/2014 at 16:05

What ate my leucanthemum flowers?

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Last Post: 15/08/2014 at 07:43

I'm digging a pond by hand...

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Last Post: 28/09/2014 at 22:21

Bit Disappointed By Gardeners' World Live This Year

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Last Post: 13/06/2014 at 17:52

Metal trellis?

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Last Post: 02/06/2014 at 12:36

Greenhouses, Planning Rules and Boundaries...

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Last Post: 27/04/2014 at 19:26

Buying Garden Land

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Last Post: 09/09/2013 at 09:09

10/10 for Persistence!

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Last Post: 17/02/2013 at 23:14
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