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by Citrine
04 Aug 2014, 07:54
Forum: Vegetable and Fruit Gardening
Topic: Courgettes
Replies: 11
Views: 3052

Re: Courgettes

Yes, they do have a touch of mildew...maybe thats the problem.

Most people who have grown courgettes this year seem to have a similar problem - many thanks for your replies, they've really helped +f+

Bees are doing wonderfully, thanks! Now have 26 Hives!
by Citrine
31 Jul 2014, 09:28
Forum: Garden Wildlife
Topic: Beekeeping with Fabindia
Replies: 107
Views: 86353

Re: Beekeeping with Fabindia

They're doing well I didn't put on my beekeepers suit, just shirt and trousers and no gloves and still didn't get stung. I have been stung on a few occasions but generally my bees seem fairly easy going. [/b] Crikey, you keep on like that, and you'll get yourself killed! You'll only be able to get ...
by Citrine
31 Jul 2014, 09:19
Forum: Vegetable and Fruit Gardening
Topic: Courgettes
Replies: 11
Views: 3052

Re: Courgettes

Thanks for your reply :) Ive about 5 plants...slugs ate a few of them, so I planted plenty. They are still flowering. They are sited directly next to 5 Beehives, and we also have butterflies, hoover flies, ladybirds etc. (try to keep an environment rich for insects...) Could it be that when Ive wate...
by Citrine
31 Jul 2014, 08:02
Forum: Vegetable and Fruit Gardening
Topic: Courgettes
Replies: 11
Views: 3052

Courgettes

Good morning! Id like to pose a question....Im growing courgettes (4th year running, different place in garden) and this year, they seem to be afflicted by some sort of sogginess. They set ok, but once the flower has gone, they either rot at the end (flower end) or are soggy in the middle. And this ...
by Citrine
01 Jul 2014, 14:54
Forum: Frugality and Self-Reliance
Topic: For Sale dood1ehouse - Faversham
Replies: 10
Views: 3970

sold

Sold
by Citrine
24 Jun 2014, 07:50
Forum: Frugality and Self-Reliance
Topic: Eglu Go for sale - Faversham, Kent
Replies: 1
Views: 1044

SOLD

This has now sold.
by Citrine
20 Jun 2014, 10:36
Forum: Garden Wildlife
Topic: Got my bees at the weekend
Replies: 11
Views: 3072

Re: Got my bees at the weekend

Be careful - Beekeeping is adictive! ;)
by Citrine
20 Jun 2014, 10:35
Forum: Keeping Chickens and other Poultry
Topic: Bee's in our cavity wall
Replies: 6
Views: 2624

Re: Bee's in our cavity wall

“If the bee disappeared off the surface of the globe, then man would have only four years of life left.
No more bees, no more pollination, no more plants, no more animals, no more man.”
Albert Einstein
by Citrine
20 Jun 2014, 10:09
Forum: Frugality and Self-Reliance
Topic: For Sale dood1ehouse - Faversham
Replies: 10
Views: 3970

Re: For Sale dood1ehouse - Faversham

Well, Ive kept 3 Marans in mine before - and also used it temporarily whilst one of my girls brought up her chicks in it!
by Citrine
20 Jun 2014, 08:47
Forum: Frugality and Self-Reliance
Topic: For Sale dood1ehouse - Faversham
Replies: 10
Views: 3970

Re: For Sale dood1ehouse - Faversham

OK - I have pics - how do I upload them please???

https://www.facebook.com/teynham.bees/m ... 209&type=1" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by Citrine
05 Jun 2014, 14:12
Forum: Frugality and Self-Reliance
Topic: For Sale dood1ehouse - Faversham
Replies: 10
Views: 3970

Re: For Sale dood1ehouse - Faversham

Oh and link probably wont work because by default this site puts a 1 where the L should be. I suspect to deter advertisers
by Citrine
05 Jun 2014, 14:09
Forum: Frugality and Self-Reliance
Topic: For Sale dood1ehouse - Faversham
Replies: 10
Views: 3970

Re: For Sale dood1ehouse - Faversham

Nope, not me.

My husband was diagnosed with motor neurone disease, and we've had to make room for downsyairs disability living accomadation.
We did run omlet beekeeping courses.
We had demonstration coops because we WERE going thinking about holding hen courses. Never happened.
by Citrine
05 Jun 2014, 13:25
Forum: Frugality and Self-Reliance
Topic: For Sale dood1ehouse - Faversham
Replies: 10
Views: 3970

Re: For Sale dood1ehouse - Faversham

http://www.dood1ehouse.net/the_pugly.php
its a pugley, and very nicely painted with Irises...blue flowers
by Citrine
05 Jun 2014, 13:22
Forum: Frugality and Self-Reliance
Topic: For Sale dood1ehouse - Faversham
Replies: 10
Views: 3970

Re: For Sale dood1ehouse - Faversham

Im that technically advanced!!! I can post a link to the website, if Im allowed?
by Citrine
05 Jun 2014, 11:19
Forum: Frugality and Self-Reliance
Topic: For Sale dood1ehouse - Faversham
Replies: 10
Views: 3970

For Sale dood1ehouse - Faversham

Collection only.

This was a proto-type hen house, from dood1ehouse. No run. Never used as a hen house, only for demonstration purposes.
It has been decorated by the company, to show how it can be customised.
Bargain at £75!!!