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by snooky
Sat Mar 21, 2020 1:47 pm
Forum: News and Views
Topic: Wallis Seeds.
Replies: 3
Views: 246

Re: Wallis Seeds.

Yes,OH,I am surprised too especially from talking to them a few years ago and learning that they had a considerable and loyal customer base.
by snooky
Sat Mar 21, 2020 1:43 pm
Forum: Best practices
Topic: Baking Potatoes.
Replies: 5
Views: 198

Re: Baking Potatoes.

Thank you OH and Westi for the info.What I shall do is buy small packs,five in a pack, of the varieties which you suggest and also grow Desiree as a maincrop.Will be interesting as I have moved to a new,for me,alloment.
by snooky
Thu Mar 19, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: Best practices
Topic: Baking Potatoes.
Replies: 5
Views: 198

Baking Potatoes.

I have never bought a specific variety for baking potatoes,always used the largest from my main crop.Is there a variety suited for this form of cooking if so recommendations please.Would like to give it a go.
by snooky
Thu Mar 19, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: News and Views
Topic: Wallis Seeds.
Replies: 3
Views: 246

Wallis Seeds.

Have found out that Wallis Seeds of Essex have ceased trading and retired citing health problems.Shame, I liked their products and services.
Happy retirement to them.
by snooky
Tue Mar 17, 2020 9:51 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?
Replies: 1221
Views: 166047

Re: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?

TOM HANKS, Survived 4 years in an island alone, Got AIDS in Philadelphia. Landed a airplane in the Hudson River. In Vietnam he rescued LT Dan. He was kidnapped by Somalies. He survived Apollo 13 Trying to make it to the moon. If this guy dies on us from the Corona Virus we are all pretty much screwed!
by snooky
Mon Feb 24, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Late Winter Bits and Bobs
Replies: 210
Views: 6240

Re: Late Winter Bits and Bobs

Morning OH, It was a question which intrigued me so I called up Mr Google and that link was on the page.Seems they are confused,and have no real answer-bit like us Gardeners when we debate the likes of whether or not raised beds are necessary.So many variables. Fed up with the rain and not being abl...
by snooky
Sun Feb 23, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Late Winter Bits and Bobs
Replies: 210
Views: 6240

Re: Late Winter Bits and Bobs

Evening OH,
Good debate on link below.May or not answer your Question :-

https://www.veganlifemag.com/vegan-deba ... al-manure/
by snooky
Mon Feb 10, 2020 12:04 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Mid Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 101
Views: 4836

Re: Mid Winter Bits and Bobs.

A blooming big branch broke off an oak tree by our garage ,carried another branch with it and went through the garage roof.They also took out a neighbours shed.A right mess and no insurance for the garage and it is an asbestos roof.Deep pockets needed!!
by snooky
Wed Jan 29, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?
Replies: 1221
Views: 166047

Re: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?

If you haven't grown up by 40 you don't have to.
by snooky
Wed Jan 29, 2020 4:29 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Mid Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 101
Views: 4836

Re: Mid Winter Bits and Bobs.

Silly season on Ebay for buying snowdrops(Galanthus).One bulb of "Green and Gold" sold for over £350.
by snooky
Sun Jan 26, 2020 3:23 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?
Replies: 1221
Views: 166047

Re: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?

A blonde woman walks into a bank in NYC before going on vacation and asks for a $5,000 loan. The banker asks, "Okay, miss, is there anything you would like to use as collateral?. The woman says, "Yes, of course. I'll use my Rolls Royce." The banker, stunned, asks, "A $250,000 Rol...
by snooky
Sun Jan 26, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?
Replies: 1221
Views: 166047

Re: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?

a blonde calls her boyfriend and says"Please come over and help me.I have a killer jigsaw puzzle and I can't figure out how to get it started"He asks, “What is it supposed to be when it’s finished?” The blonde says, “According to the picture on the box, it’s a tiger.” Her boyfriend decides...
by snooky
Sun Jan 26, 2020 3:05 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?
Replies: 1221
Views: 166047

Re: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?

Paddy got a job as a lumberjack but try as he might, he couldn't meet his quota of fifty trees a day. By chance he saw an ad in a shop window for chainsaws 'guaranteed to fell 60 trees a day'. So he bought one, but the best he could manage was forty trees a day. So he took it back to the shop and co...
by snooky
Fri Jan 10, 2020 10:51 pm
Forum: Seasonal tips
Topic: January Jobs?
Replies: 11
Views: 718

Re: January Jobs?

Most important in January is to relax in your shed and/or greenhouse and look through the brochures......and choose this years holiday destination!!!
by snooky
Fri Jan 10, 2020 10:47 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?
Replies: 1221
Views: 166047

Re: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?

An old English gentleman is sitting in his study.Suddenly his butler crashes in through the door and screams "SIR! We are flooding! There's water everywhere..." "James! This is most irregular. Please leave and come in again with the dignity that is inherent to English gentlemen!"...

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