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  Topic: Pls Recommend - Good Documentaries on Green Subjects.
dean_butler

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PostForum: Reviews and What's On   Posted: Mon Oct 08, 12 3:35 pm   Subject: Pls Recommend - Good Documentaries on Green Subjects.
There was a great series on a few years ago about different aspects of sustainable farming & it's available on u-tube but I've forgot the name.
Young woman from farming family in Devon, someone h ...
  Topic: Pls Recommend - Good Documentaries on Green Subjects.
dean_butler

Replies: 15
Views: 44795
PostForum: Reviews and What's On   Posted: Mon Oct 08, 12 10:48 am   Subject: Pls Recommend - Good Documentaries on Green Subjects.
Does anyone know of any good Greenpeace Documentaries?
  Topic: Pls Recommend - Good Documentaries on Green Subjects.
dean_butler

Replies: 15
Views: 44795
PostForum: Reviews and What's On   Posted: Mon Oct 08, 12 8:06 am   Subject: Pls Recommend - Good Documentaries on Green Subjects.
Cheers guys. Going to look into these links now.
  Topic: Pls Recommend - Good Documentaries on Green Subjects.
dean_butler

Replies: 15
Views: 44795
PostForum: Reviews and What's On   Posted: Sat Oct 06, 12 10:51 am   Subject: Pls Recommend - Good Documentaries on Green Subjects.
Lol. Am I being too enthusiastic

I'm just really into documentaries on things about environment. Anything from recycling, road protests, gardening.

Basically green topics. Are there any good ...
  Topic: Pls Recommend - Good Documentaries on Green Subjects.
dean_butler

Replies: 15
Views: 44795
PostForum: Reviews and What's On   Posted: Sat Oct 06, 12 10:27 am   Subject: Pls Recommend - Good Documentaries on Green Subjects.
Thank you for the recommendations. Will check them out for sure. This is a great site with great people. Very good info
  Topic: Pls Recommend - Good Documentaries on Green Subjects.
dean_butler

Replies: 15
Views: 44795
PostForum: Reviews and What's On   Posted: Thu Oct 04, 12 3:29 pm   Subject: Pls Recommend - Good Documentaries on Green Subjects.
  Topic: Help with new Veg Patch
dean_butler

Replies: 13
Views: 5189
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Thu Oct 04, 12 11:23 am   Subject: Help with new Veg Patch
These are the stones I have had to get out of my patch. Are they flint?

http://whodaresdesigns.co.uk/allwebsites/TLB_Stuff/Garden/Patch2.jpg
  Topic: Pls Recommend - Good Documentaries on Green Subjects.
dean_butler

Replies: 15
Views: 44795
PostForum: Reviews and What's On   Posted: Thu Oct 04, 12 10:15 am   Subject: Pls Recommend - Good Documentaries on Green Subjects.
I have found this extremely good documentary on the Tree People as they where called at Newbury bypass in 1996.
http://documentarylovers.net/wars-british-tree-people/

Can anyone recommend any othe ...
  Topic: Help with new Veg Patch
dean_butler

Replies: 13
Views: 5189
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Wed Oct 03, 12 10:26 am   Subject: Help with new Veg Patch
Dean

When you've dug your bed I would cover it with some plastic sheet or simialr until you want to actually grow something.
If you leave it uncovered, even over winter, it will quickly get over ...
  Topic: Help with new Veg Patch
dean_butler

Replies: 13
Views: 5189
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Wed Oct 03, 12 9:41 am   Subject: Help with new Veg Patch
Veg and herbs require different growing conditions and as such they are often grown separately but there's no hard and fast rule. You can mix herbs and veg but check first whether they will happily gr ...
  Topic: Help with new Veg Patch
dean_butler

Replies: 13
Views: 5189
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Wed Oct 03, 12 9:15 am   Subject: Help with new Veg Patch
Yet another small question. Can you and would you also plant herbs in the veg patch or would you have them in separate areas in wooded boxes etc?

Sorry such newbie questions.
  Topic: Help with new Veg Patch
dean_butler

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Views: 5189
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Wed Oct 03, 12 9:11 am   Subject: Help with new Veg Patch
again it depends what you are planning on planting there - spuds can handle fresh muck - most other things need it rotted down first.

A lot of people use a crop of spuds to prep a bed - the inevita ...
  Topic: Help with new Veg Patch
dean_butler

Replies: 13
Views: 5189
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Wed Oct 03, 12 8:51 am   Subject: Help with new Veg Patch
Hey CIG thank you for your advice. Yes we will definatly be adding some horse muck and also will be doing our own compost to build it up.

When it comes to horse manure can you put it straight on to ...
  Topic: Help with new Veg Patch
dean_butler

Replies: 13
Views: 5189
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Wed Oct 03, 12 8:42 am   Subject: Help with new Veg Patch
Pic added
  Topic: Help with new Veg Patch
dean_butler

Replies: 13
Views: 5189
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Wed Oct 03, 12 8:36 am   Subject: Help with new Veg Patch
Hi Northern Monkey Girl
Thank you for the reply. Im very new to gardening and just getting the patch ready for next year (March)
Im not sure what root plants are too much. Im wanting to grow the us ...
 
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