Search found 2201 matches

by Shallot Man
Sun Mar 29, 2020 2:19 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Very early Spring Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 111
Views: 1874

Re: Very early Spring Bits and Bobs.

Had a beautiful sunny morning, though a bit windy. In less than a blink of an eye, hailstones, now sunny again.
by Shallot Man
Sat Mar 28, 2020 8:17 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: JAMES LONG KEEPING ONION SEED
Replies: 25
Views: 1711

Re: JAMES LONG KEEPING ONION SEED

Sludge wrote:Did you get any of Dobies seed and if so how’s that doing compared with Irish Seed Savers. I don’t see any harm swapping seeds until the great god of Alliums takes us but you might have a bit of competition with the blokes round here.


Only bought from Dobies.
by Shallot Man
Fri Mar 27, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: JAMES LONG KEEPING ONION SEED
Replies: 25
Views: 1711

Re: JAMES LONG KEEPING ONION SEED

Sludge wrote:That’s what I was thinking. We might go down in history as the people that saved the name James Long Keeping.


Sludge. Had intended to suggest we swop seed every so often. But being into my 87th year, I can sometimes when the wind is in the wrong direction hear Old Nick sharpening a scythe . :wink:
by Shallot Man
Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: JAMES LONG KEEPING ONION SEED
Replies: 25
Views: 1711

Re: JAMES LONG KEEPING ONION SEED

Sludge wrote:They must have been listening! They are just poking their heads through this morning.


Sludge. Maybe we should now keep our own stock, for the future.
by Shallot Man
Thu Mar 26, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Priorities
Replies: 12
Views: 158

Re: Priorities

Colin2016 wrote:See Dyson is making ventilators.


No Doubt in India.
by Shallot Man
Mon Mar 23, 2020 8:01 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: This is social distancing!
Replies: 26
Views: 379

Re: This is social distancing!

From me also.
by Shallot Man
Sun Mar 22, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Today I went grocery shopping for the first time since the panic started
Replies: 26
Views: 404

Re: Today I went grocery shopping for the first time since the panic started

Wonder if we will have a rush for allotments this year. :|
by Shallot Man
Fri Mar 20, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: This is social distancing!
Replies: 26
Views: 379

Re: This is social distancing!

Advice is keep your distance. Hate to be just married.
by Shallot Man
Fri Mar 20, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: This is social distancing!
Replies: 26
Views: 379

Re: This is social distancing!

peter wrote:
Shallot Man wrote:
tigerburnie wrote:Good to see the gardeners re-cycling scheme still in good use, my dads first greenhouse was made from re-used windows.

My first allotment shed, was four doors. :wink:


Did you light it with four candles? :twisted:
FORK HANDLES ?
by Shallot Man
Fri Mar 20, 2020 5:42 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: This is social distancing!
Replies: 26
Views: 379

Re: This is social distancing!

tigerburnie wrote:Good to see the gardeners re-cycling scheme still in good use, my dads first greenhouse was made from re-used windows.

My first allotment shed, was four doors. :wink:
by Shallot Man
Fri Mar 20, 2020 11:29 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Today I went grocery shopping for the first time since the panic started
Replies: 26
Views: 404

Re: Today I went grocery shopping for the first time since the panic started

Left home at 0715 for the plot. Then decided to drop into my local supermarket for my bread, they only bake three cheese boule a day.] arrived at 0730. Like a mad house inside. Everyone rushing around like lemmings. The world has gone mad. :roll:
by Shallot Man
Mon Mar 16, 2020 10:45 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Very early Spring Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 111
Views: 1874

Re: Very early Spring Bits and Bobs.

Got my"ANYA" spuds in this morning. :D :D
by Shallot Man
Sun Mar 15, 2020 7:53 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Very early Spring Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 111
Views: 1874

Re: Very early Spring Bits and Bobs.

Lets hope the virus has come and gone by crop picking season. Otherwise we might need the Army to patrol our allotments. :wink:
by Shallot Man
Sun Mar 15, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Very early Spring Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 111
Views: 1874

Re: Very early Spring Bits and Bobs.

peter wrote:Did three prospective tenant viewings today, in the rain.
Wife of the last one said that I'd absolutely made her husbands day with the phone call. :D

Raining again.........


Our letting committee person. was left standing. The person so keen to have an allotment, didn't show up. :x :x
by Shallot Man
Sat Mar 14, 2020 9:44 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: JAMES LONG KEEPING ONION SEED
Replies: 25
Views: 1711

Re: JAMES LONG KEEPING ONION SEED

Mine are just showing through.

Go to advanced search