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by Shallot Man
Wed Jul 03, 2024 4:51 pm
Forum: Birds, Animals and Livestock
Topic: Swallows
Replies: 3
Views: 464

Re: Swallows

Not swallows, In all my 90 years, this morning is the first time I have seen someone take a cat for a walk on a dog lead.
by Shallot Man
Sat Jun 29, 2024 3:07 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Happy Birthday.
Replies: 3
Views: 223

Re: Happy Birthday.

Re birthdays. What would we do without O.H.
by Shallot Man
Fri Jun 07, 2024 8:45 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Winter chat and preparations
Replies: 27
Views: 3201

Re: Winter chat and preparations

Myrkk. Thank you for the offer. I will keep you in mind.
by Shallot Man
Wed Jun 05, 2024 1:39 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Winter chat and preparations
Replies: 27
Views: 3201

ROSES

Best year for roses so far. Bit puzzled though. Unable to find any greenfly.
by Shallot Man
Fri Mar 08, 2024 10:25 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Happy Birthday Geoff.
Replies: 7
Views: 2640

Re: Happy Birthday Geoff.

Happy Birthday Geoff. Best wishes to the Memsahib.
by Shallot Man
Sat Feb 10, 2024 9:13 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Happy Birthday Peter.
Replies: 7
Views: 2474

Re: Happy Birthday Peter.

Me also Peter. :lol: :lol:
by Shallot Man
Thu Jan 18, 2024 7:32 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Late Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 205
Views: 125429

Re: Late Winter Bits and Bobs.

Westi. Would put more manure on, but instead of turning over. Would push fork in, then just lever back. Let the worms take it below ground.
by Shallot Man
Sat Jan 13, 2024 1:25 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Late Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 205
Views: 125429

Re: Late Winter Bits and Bobs.

Just sown sweet pea seed in conservatory.
by Shallot Man
Thu Jan 11, 2024 8:39 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Burnt out
Replies: 9
Views: 375683

Re: Burnt out

MYRKK. The few times i also felt like that. I found that spending a few hours at the Rugby club bar worked wonders. :wink: :wink:
by Shallot Man
Tue Jan 02, 2024 1:31 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Happy Birthday Retropants,
Replies: 10
Views: 448612

Re: Happy Birthday Retropants,

From this old goat also.
by Shallot Man
Sun Dec 31, 2023 7:59 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: HAPPY NEW YEAR!
Replies: 7
Views: 159613

Re: HAPPY NEW YEAR!

May this 90 year old ex allotment holder of some 40 years, wish you all the best for the coming growing season. shallotman :wink: :wink:
by Shallot Man
Sun Dec 24, 2023 3:42 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Neighbours
Replies: 18
Views: 879173

Re: Neighbours

I can remember when this was a flourishing website. That is before the powers-to-be decide to update it. From then on it has died a slow death. Wishing you all a Merry Xmas. Shallotman.
by Shallot Man
Sat Dec 02, 2023 4:23 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Early Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 118
Views: 5507887

Re: Early Winter Bits and Bobs.

Bit early. But wish all readers a Happy & Merry Xmas. Shallotman. :) :)
by Shallot Man
Fri Nov 10, 2023 8:28 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Sticky bands for apple trees!
Replies: 8
Views: 32736

Re: Sticky bands for apple trees!

Robo. I too would use the tin of grease, In fact one year I used lubricating grease. Had no problems., :?
by Shallot Man
Wed Nov 01, 2023 8:01 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Mr Shallot Man
Replies: 2
Views: 16063

Re: Mr Shallot Man

Was named" Shallotman" by fellow plot holders, because for over 30 years I selected my own stock from what I had grown this year, for next. Despite being warned of all the problems I would have. What I did notice, that by selecting the best each year we went from some 9/11 bulbs in a clust...