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  Topic: french chickens for meat question!
Anders

Replies: 12
Views: 4656
PostForum: Poultry   Posted: Sun Jun 10, 12 2:08 pm   Subject: french chickens for meat question!
We also buy the white meat birds mentioned by Green Rosie. From a local small shop they are 80 cents for one-day olds. At the moment we have 12. Big and tasty
  Topic: geese
Anders

Replies: 15
Views: 10699
PostForum: Poultry   Posted: Mon Dec 12, 11 10:15 am   Subject: geese
Hi
One of our geese has been laying since mid September this year. We get an egg every other day. Last year she started laying 2nd of January.
  Topic: Animal friendly wood preservatives
Anders

Replies: 9
Views: 7955
PostForum: Livestock and Pets   Posted: Thu Apr 15, 10 4:13 pm   Subject: Animal friendly wood preservatives
We've been trying to find similar, - with little luck. We might try using lindseed oil with some terpentine mixed in. Might not be too bad for the chickens. What do people think? In the "old" days thi ...
  Topic: Wire mesh for chicken coop
Anders

Replies: 16
Views: 12645
PostForum: Poultry   Posted: Mon Feb 01, 10 11:18 pm   Subject: Wire mesh for chicken coop
Is it the 2"x2" deer fencing you use then?
  Topic: Wire mesh for chicken coop
Anders

Replies: 16
Views: 12645
PostForum: Poultry   Posted: Mon Feb 01, 10 9:56 pm   Subject: Wire mesh for chicken coop
Not to worry, I'll work something out over here. I've found 30m 1" weld mesh for just over 40. Seems like an OK price.
See ya
  Topic: Wire mesh for chicken coop
Anders

Replies: 16
Views: 12645
PostForum: Poultry   Posted: Mon Feb 01, 10 8:09 pm   Subject: Wire mesh for chicken coop
Thanks for the offer, - might take you up on that later on.

This time we are coming over by van, so I'm stocking up on a few bits, - like the wiremesh. We've got the room in the van and its probabl ...
  Topic: Wire mesh for chicken coop
Anders

Replies: 16
Views: 12645
PostForum: Poultry   Posted: Mon Feb 01, 10 7:22 pm   Subject: Wire mesh for chicken coop
Thanks for that, Tavascarow.

Anyone else know if 1" mesh is good for rabbits?

Simon:

Its for France. We are finally getting started See you there.
  Topic: Wire mesh for chicken coop
Anders

Replies: 16
Views: 12645
PostForum: Poultry   Posted: Mon Feb 01, 10 7:07 pm   Subject: Wire mesh for chicken coop
Hello everyone,

We are going to make a chicken coop/run (and a run for rabbits as well), so have been looking at wire mesh for both.

What size netting and guage would you recommend? And where do ...
  Topic: Bread Flour
Anders

Replies: 12
Views: 5060
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Thu Jan 14, 10 4:27 pm   Subject: Bread Flour
I get the organic strong white from Waitrose. About 90 pence pr kg. Sometimes they do a good deal on two bags which gets the price down to 65-70 pence pr kg. Good price for organic I think.
  Topic: How to run a 12V PC fan from a solar panel?
Anders

Replies: 1
Views: 7654
PostForum: Energy Efficiency and Construction/Major Projects   Posted: Wed Dec 30, 09 9:49 am   Subject: How to run a 12V PC fan from a solar panel?
Hello everyone,

I am thinking about building a "solar can air heater", - something like this: http://www.coloradowindpower.com/page.php?26.

We get a lot of nice sunshine at the front of our hous ...
  Topic: Gardening Book Reccomendation wanted
Anders

Replies: 7
Views: 2643
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Mon Dec 21, 09 1:02 am   Subject: Gardening Book Reccomendation wanted
We always come back to Joy Larkcom's "Grow Your Own Vegetables". It has got all the info you'll ever need about growing veggies, - and it only costs 5.96.
Of course this doesn't mean we've managed t ...
  Topic: Duck housing ...
Anders

Replies: 12
Views: 3347
PostForum: Poultry   Posted: Sun Nov 15, 09 11:45 am   Subject: Duck housing ...
Brownbear:

Would you be willing to share some of your innumerable designs for poultry housing"?

We are adding poultry and rabbits next spring, so are on the lookout for some good designs.

Che ...
  Topic: Yacon
Anders

Replies: 29
Views: 15746
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Tue Nov 10, 09 9:06 pm   Subject: Yacon
Thanks Tahir, ... downloaded the book. We are growing Oca this year (I've just covered them, now that it is getting a bit cold). It'll be interesting to see what we get out of them. They probably need ...
  Topic: Beeks and veg growers, have you signed this?
Anders

Replies: 8
Views: 4672
PostForum: The Apiary   Posted: Fri Oct 23, 09 8:10 am   Subject: Beeks and veg growers, have you signed this?
Just signed
  Topic: The End of The Line
Anders

Replies: 8
Views: 2899
PostForum: Reviews and What's On   Posted: Wed Oct 21, 09 8:26 am   Subject: The End of The Line
For those with no TV. Wached this on the Channel 4's website. Very good.
 
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