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  Topic: where dat ting?
dpack

Replies: 1
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PostForum: Seasonal and Frugal Shopping   Posted: Wed Jun 29, 22 12:10 am   Subject: where dat ting?
global trade is useful or wasteful

i thought my good value, extra long, proper grade, burger flipper was on a slow train from china

it may be on a boat from america as a slight diversion

:ro ...
  Topic: Wildlife
dpack

Replies: 2024
Views: 2177270
PostForum: Conservation and Environment   Posted: Tue Jun 28, 22 9:11 pm   Subject: Wildlife
i missed out the woodies, skinny ankles is still here, fat ankles is mia assumed fallen

there are assorted other random visitors, the wrens are the most regular but there are tits and finches about ...
  Topic: tomato experiment
dpack

Replies: 49
Views: 11736
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Tue Jun 28, 22 8:37 pm   Subject: tomato experiment
if weevil killing nematodes got em it was weevils, they will be back

the good news is after a few goes weevil nematodes will be endemic as will a few weevils
a few is not much of a problem, lots i ...
  Topic: Wildlife
dpack

Replies: 2024
Views: 2177270
PostForum: Conservation and Environment   Posted: Mon Jun 27, 22 1:41 pm   Subject: Wildlife
birdtown news

approx 7 justinson sparrows, all working hard
several tweeds
quite a few "plain ladies"

young bracket might be helping to feed the next clutch

the daws are rather fun

the t ...
  Topic: Wildlife
dpack

Replies: 2024
Views: 2177270
PostForum: Conservation and Environment   Posted: Mon Jun 27, 22 11:57 am   Subject: Wildlife
[url=https://soundspunos.com/insects/83-maybug-sounds-cockchafer.html] these are a little disturbing in the dark, me in a hammock, it doing bug flying things under the tarp is no way to be introduced ...
  Topic: Wildlife
dpack

Replies: 2024
Views: 2177270
PostForum: Conservation and Environment   Posted: Mon Jun 27, 22 11:41 am   Subject: Wildlife
The Daffy duck noises are not as rare as the focus on their long lonesome wails may suggest. They're more like the second half of this one: https://youtu.be/sVJHQo6yQr0

  Topic: tomato experiment
dpack

Replies: 49
Views: 11736
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Mon Jun 27, 22 11:28 am   Subject: tomato experiment
im not as technical but removing lower shade leaves and keep the soil moist and the tops dry often gives a decent result if the base is a bit clammy or dark
  Topic: Wildlife
dpack

Replies: 2024
Views: 2177270
PostForum: Conservation and Environment   Posted: Sun Jun 26, 22 1:07 pm   Subject: Wildlife
[url=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ENNzjy8QjU] this chap has recorded some

ace critters, i expect they worried folk when they first heard that as strangers in the boonies
  Topic: Wildlife
dpack

Replies: 2024
Views: 2177270
PostForum: Conservation and Environment   Posted: Sun Jun 26, 22 1:00 pm   Subject: Wildlife
iirc you pointed at recordings, pretty good calling from daffy
  Topic: Wildlife
dpack

Replies: 2024
Views: 2177270
PostForum: Conservation and Environment   Posted: Sun Jun 26, 22 8:55 am   Subject: Wildlife
female, the chaps go woo

it is possible to upset or attract them by joining in, if there is one it might come to check you out, if they are a pair one may come with hostile intent

the females ca ...
  Topic: Wildlife
dpack

Replies: 2024
Views: 2177270
PostForum: Conservation and Environment   Posted: Sun Jun 26, 22 7:41 am   Subject: Wildlife
ps i will have a go at mealworm time
  Topic: Wildlife
dpack

Replies: 2024
Views: 2177270
PostForum: Conservation and Environment   Posted: Sun Jun 26, 22 7:38 am   Subject: Wildlife
https://www.downsizer.net/gallery/31076/250622_3677-daw-and-dawminor.jpg

splodgedaw and dawminor

sorry best i could do through a less than clean and optically less than perfect window

dawmin ...
  Topic: trousers boots and things
dpack

Replies: 4
Views: 192
PostForum: Seasonal and Frugal Shopping   Posted: Sat Jun 25, 22 1:53 pm   Subject: trousers boots and things
the last two pairs of flame proof pants in my size are ordered

trousers that fit my shape are rare so i grabbed them before i regretted it

iirc they have larger sizes, perfect if you play with f ...
  Topic: tomato experiment
dpack

Replies: 49
Views: 11736
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Sat Jun 25, 22 6:17 am   Subject: tomato experiment
i should probably pull the big lavender in a pot out from behind it, although the venerable old thing is thriving in an unusual setting
  Topic: tomato experiment
dpack

Replies: 49
Views: 11736
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Fri Jun 24, 22 12:21 pm   Subject: tomato experiment
the taller one had the middle leader removed giving 2 pointing up and out

i have not pruned the bushy one so far

both might get a few more nibbles as time goes by

the shiny thing does seem ra ...
 
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