Home Page
   Articles
       links
About Us    
Traders        
Recipes            
Latest Articles
Search found 86 matches
Downsizer Forum Index
Author
 Message
  Topic: How cold does it have to be........................
suomi

Replies: 27
Views: 5769
PostForum: Poultry   Posted: Fri Jan 01, 10 7:01 pm   Subject: How cold does it have to be........................
Hi Bulgarianlily,
the chickens will eat the white drumhead cabbage, no problem and love it!
also if you dry chickweed in the summer thers no need to soak it just give it to them dry.
we tend to co ...
  Topic: Brrrr!! its cold..!!
suomi

Replies: 86
Views: 265895
PostForum: Downsizing abroad   Posted: Sun Dec 20, 09 5:16 am   Subject: Brrrr!! its cold..!!
We have to keep our chickens warm too, we have a wood burning stove in the room beside them which we light once a day or twice a day when its reakky cold, like now minus 26 ! the heat then mov ...
  Topic: Brrrr!! its cold..!!
suomi

Replies: 86
Views: 265895
PostForum: Downsizing abroad   Posted: Wed Dec 16, 09 8:58 pm   Subject: Brrrr!! its cold..!!
Hi eemantro, we are near to Savonlinna, eastern finland.
So did you used to live here? or have you been here on holiday?
oh yes wether is winter perfect...trees are making craking sounds from the c ...
  Topic: Brrrr!! its cold..!!
suomi

Replies: 86
Views: 265895
PostForum: Downsizing abroad   Posted: Wed Dec 16, 09 8:58 pm   Subject: Brrrr!! its cold..!!
Hi eemantro, we are near to Savonlinna, eastern finland.
So did you used to live here? or have you been here on holiday?
oh yes wether is winter perfect...trees are making craking sounds from the c ...
  Topic: Brrrr!! its cold..!!
suomi

Replies: 86
Views: 265895
PostForum: Downsizing abroad   Posted: Mon Dec 14, 09 4:41 am   Subject: Brrrr!! its cold..!!
Well winter is well and truly here,its now down to minus 23!
Its cold...but so beautiful....the air is clear,crisp and dry. You can be outside so long as your moving around its fine.
The sheep have ...
  Topic: Greetings from Gloucestershire
suomi

Replies: 23
Views: 6219
PostForum: Welcome   Posted: Wed Dec 09, 09 1:07 pm   Subject: Greetings from Gloucestershire
Hi Captain,

I have friends in Stroud, its a hive of activity!
have to say I dont miss Glocester at all!! my dream even as a youngster was to live in the far north! and here iam
suom ...
  Topic: Greetings from Gloucestershire
suomi

Replies: 23
Views: 6219
PostForum: Welcome   Posted: Sat Dec 05, 09 4:52 am   Subject: Greetings from Gloucestershire
Welcome Captain
where abouts "south of Gloucester" are you?
I used to live in a small Village on the banks of the river Severn, Minsterworth, but Im now in living in finland.
Welcome and en ...
  Topic: Hello from the far North
suomi

Replies: 33
Views: 8114
PostForum: Welcome   Posted: Sat Oct 10, 09 3:47 am   Subject: Hello from the far North
Hello and welcome from the far north east! we are in eastern Finland about 60 km from the Russian border.
oh and it looks like our first snow is due next week!.....
welcome to the forum, livley,fun ...
  Topic: If you were going to emigrate, where to and why?
suomi

Replies: 161
Views: 380759
PostForum: Downsizing abroad   Posted: Sat Aug 01, 09 2:28 am   Subject: If you were going to emigrate, where to and why?
Hello from FINLAND !
we moved here 3 years ago..and its brilliant. we have a small holding in eastern Finland, 10 sheep, chickens and plans to get a house cow next summer. we grow our ow ...
  Topic: Hello from the Forest of Dean!
suomi

Replies: 18
Views: 6556
PostForum: Welcome   Posted: Tue Apr 28, 09 2:15 pm   Subject: Hello from the Forest of Dean!
Welcome its agreat forum..enjoy.
where in the forest of Dean are you? I grew up in a small village on the banks of the river severn, on the road to Gloucester, the village is Minsterworth. I ...
  Topic: spring in Finland...
suomi

Replies: 4
Views: 8249
PostForum: Downsizing abroad   Posted: Fri Apr 24, 09 4:24 am   Subject: spring in Finland...
Im absolutly hopless withthe camera..
but i will try and takes some photos.. promise!
  Topic: spring in Finland...
suomi

Replies: 4
Views: 8249
PostForum: Downsizing abroad   Posted: Fri Apr 17, 09 11:16 am   Subject: spring in Finland...
Well just thought Id give you an update well spring is on its way although as I look out the window its snowing like crazy! the snow has been slowly melting its up to plus 6oc some days but st ...
  Topic: Amazon Nails funded courses for EU residents (not UK)
suomi

Replies: 5
Views: 2989
PostForum: Energy Efficiency and Construction/Major Projects   Posted: Mon Apr 13, 09 6:04 pm   Subject: Amazon Nails funded courses for EU residents (not UK)
Thats brilliant
thanks so much for posting the info....
you have made a european downsizer happy.. its just perfect as we are thinking of doing some straw bale builds, but with our p ...
  Topic: Beaded food covers?
suomi

Replies: 2
Views: 2470
PostForum: Make Your Own/DIY   Posted: Thu Apr 09, 09 8:14 pm   Subject: Beaded food covers?
Minamoo, thanks for the quick reply.
Do you know if the fabric they use is cotton? and yes please if you could find out how much they cost that would be really helpful.
Id love to support the ...
  Topic: Beaded food covers?
suomi

Replies: 2
Views: 2470
PostForum: Make Your Own/DIY   Posted: Thu Apr 09, 09 6:33 pm   Subject: Beaded food covers?
Just wondering if anyone here makes beaded food covers, like the cloth covers you put over milk jugs to keep the flys out with beads around the edge?
If you do how much do you sell them for? Im inte ...
 
Page 1 of 6 Page 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6  Next
All times are GMT
Jump to:  

Archive
Powered by php-BB © 2001, 2005 php-BB Group
Style by marsjupiter.com, released under GNU (GNU/GPL) license.
Copyright 2004 marsjupiter.com