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  1. Ash replied to the thread Batteries, a possible downside.

    It used to be thought of as conspiracy theory that the government was usurping individuals' ability to be self-sufficient in power, but it's now more and...

    Oct 23, 2017 at 10:06 PM
  2. Dione replied to the thread The struggle is real!.

    Thank you for your imput Letsgo. I always appreciate your wisdom on the threads.

    Oct 22, 2017 at 5:20 AM
  3. ClissAT replied to the thread Avocado tree dropping leaves.

    Yes they don't like drying out at all. Much like they don't like being too wet. When you water it, start with just a little every day or you might find it...

    Oct 22, 2017 at 12:30 AM
  4. ClissAT posted a new thread.

    Batteries, a possible downside

    I just heard on the jungle grapevine that the govt or the power suppliers might put a monetary tax or other 'fine' on the installation, use or ownership of...

    Forum: Energy

    Oct 22, 2017 at 12:18 AM
  5. ClissAT replied to the thread Storms! how is everyone fairing?.

    :twothumbsup: And since you must have a direct line, can you put that same order in for me too please?;)

    Oct 21, 2017 at 11:44 PM
  6. ClissAT replied to the thread The struggle is real!.

    Hi Dione, here's a few tips that might make your rainy days in the garden more tolerable. For the chooks take the greens & good dry scratching to them so...

    Oct 21, 2017 at 11:41 PM
  7. ClissAT replied to the thread how is everyone with this rain.

    Yes this rain has been very good. A little too good in many respects but one must not whinge too much as it is an infrequent event these days! So far the 2...

    Oct 21, 2017 at 11:06 PM
  8. ClissAT posted a new thread.

    Sommerlad Aussie bred Heritage meat birds

    If you are interested in raising your own meat birds have a read of this website. https://www.sommerladpoultry.com.au/welfare.html The Sommerlad family...

    Forum: Poultry, Domestic Livestock, Pets, & Bees

    Oct 21, 2017 at 7:51 PM
  9. ClissAT posted a new thread.

    Quail Farmer ABC Landline 15-10-17

    On last weeks Landline TV show there was a segment about a boutique abattoir in southern NSW. One of the farmers who uses that abattoir is a quail farmer,...

    Forum: Poultry, Domestic Livestock, Pets, & Bees

    Oct 21, 2017 at 3:23 PM
  10. Dione rated letsgo's post Love it! in the thread The struggle is real!.

    You forgot the fruit fly, caterpillars, aphids It can certainly be hard work and disheartening seeing your produce being eaten my everything else but...

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  11. letsgo replied to the thread how is everyone with this rain.

    Yep it can stop now we have bamboo, no we didn’t plant it, along the back fence line. It grows in a fair distance from the fence. We have been working...

    Oct 21, 2017 at 2:34 PM
  12. letsgo attached a file to the thread The struggle is real!.

    You forgot the fruit fly, caterpillars, aphids It can certainly be hard work and disheartening seeing your produce being eaten my everything else but...

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  13. letsgo replied to the thread Storms! how is everyone fairing?.

    Yeah would like it to stop now, have things to do out there including mowing again ha ha. Once a week rain would be nice if I could put my order in

    Oct 21, 2017 at 2:21 PM
  14. C.J. replied to the thread Hello from Iowa.

    Thank you. I did start younger than I intended. But so have a lot of other people, and they made it. So will we. Mom and dad started even younger and...

    Oct 21, 2017 at 2:17 PM
  15. Ash replied to the thread how is everyone with this rain.

    Yep, same same here a little further out west. A little less rain but it has been moist, cold and dreary. Quite a contrast to the mild winter we had....

    Oct 21, 2017 at 1:58 PM
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