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by Muddyboot68
Wed Jun 03, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: Weeds, Pests and Diseases
Topic: Potato blight??
Replies: 9
Views: 1041

Re: Potato blight??

I'm not convinced your potatoes have got blight, having said that I haven't got an alternative explanation for the blotches. Blight tends to be paler, have sort of rings in it and makes the leaves soft whereas yours still look quite stiff. download.jpg I wouldn't panic too much unless it starts spr...
by Muddyboot68
Wed Jun 03, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Early Summer Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 181
Views: 10224

Re: Early Summer Bits and Bobs.

About 6mm in the forest of dean
by Muddyboot68
Thu May 28, 2020 7:00 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Runner Bean
Replies: 7
Views: 852

Re: Runner Bean

Compo wrote:I would guess its anti clockwise down under as we all are facing the centre of the earth in the same way. Interesting connundrum though muddyboots...



Your probably right Compo but don't water go down drains the opposite ways in the different hemispheres!

Westi Yes water was on my mind
by Muddyboot68
Tue May 26, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Runner Bean
Replies: 7
Views: 852

Runner Bean

In the UK, and I assume in all the northern hemisphere runner Beans go up the pole anticlockwise. Do they go clockwise in the southern hemisphere?

Also do climbing French beans go anti clockwise or clockwise?
by Muddyboot68
Mon May 04, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Age-related lockdown!
Replies: 18
Views: 1880

Re: Age-related lockdown!

I may look 69 but I'm only 40. I AM honest look at my picture
by Muddyboot68
Fri Apr 17, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: Growing places
Topic: SEED SUPPLIERS
Replies: 7
Views: 1091

Re: SEED SUPPLIERS

I used dobies last year and phoned the order to them, when my phone bill arrived I found an additional charge for the 0345 number so I will not be using them again or any others that use 0345.
by Muddyboot68
Fri Apr 03, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Happy Birthday.
Replies: 5
Views: 613

Re: Happy Birthday.

Geoff wrote:Happy Birthday - new boots and a change of username?


Thank you all, I kinda like these old boots so no username change just yet!
by Muddyboot68
Sat Mar 21, 2020 7:45 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: This isn't social distancing!
Replies: 24
Views: 2707

Re: This isn't social distancing!

Tesco in my town have the stickers on the floor but not many take any notice of them!!!!
by Muddyboot68
Thu Mar 12, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: Readers Recipes
Topic: Has anyone made chutney based on parsnips
Replies: 8
Views: 1808

Re: Has anyone made chutney based on parsnips

I made parsnip wine a long time ago. like all wine it got better with age.
by Muddyboot68
Thu Mar 12, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: Technical Data
Topic: Nantes 5 Carrots
Replies: 4
Views: 1976

Re: Nantes 5 Carrots

Maybe KG can find the answer
by Muddyboot68
Wed Feb 05, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: Cooking tips
Topic: Changing from a gas hob to an induction one
Replies: 6
Views: 1581

Re: Changing from a gas hob to an induction one

They are great. one warning if you boil milk don't put it on the highest setting, I have 9 settings and the highest setting I use is 7 for milk any higher and it will burn even if it is constantly stirred. It will take a little longer than expected
by Muddyboot68
Sun Feb 02, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Happy Palindrome Day
Replies: 7
Views: 1264

Re: Happy Palindrome Day

zero is on or off is it not?
by Muddyboot68
Fri Jan 31, 2020 6:25 pm
Forum: Tools and Machinery
Topic: No go mower
Replies: 14
Views: 2289

Re: No go mower

The mower turns over, so I guess the electric wiring sounds OK but as it turns slowly I would have the battery checked.
by Muddyboot68
Tue Jan 21, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: Technical Data
Topic: Nantes 5 Carrots
Replies: 4
Views: 1976

Nantes 5 Carrots

I know the Nantes carrot, I've Grown them and eaten them, but they were Nantes 3. Do the change in number signify anything, Is Nantes 5 better than Nantes 3 ???
by Muddyboot68
Wed Jan 08, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Mice in the allotment shed
Replies: 13
Views: 2153

Re: Mice in the allotment shed

I should of Geoff, its a tad late now they are in mouse heaven (my compost bin)

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