ClissAT's Recent Activity

  1. ClissAT replied to the thread newbie from South America.

    Hi there Bea & welcome to this friendly & very informative forum. Hopefully we can help you grow some of those elusive veg. What happens when you try to...

    Nov 24, 2017 at 12:13 AM
  2. ClissAT replied to the thread Garden knife.

    Letsgo I use an old serrated steak knife which I got for 20c from the charity store. It has large pointy serrations not small ones like a metal hacksaw...

    Nov 19, 2017 at 10:18 PM
  3. ClissAT replied to the thread Help, Chicken Leg Mites.

    Yes to all that's already been said here. I would add the following. The mites are very hard to get rid of once you have them in your pens & surrounding...

    Nov 19, 2017 at 10:10 PM
  4. ClissAT replied to the thread Growing from seed.

    Yes I have to say I am also not growing anywhere near as much as last year. Even though I have now discovered a method to grow good food here, I am actually...

    Nov 19, 2017 at 9:27 PM
  5. ClissAT rated letsgo's post Love it! in the thread Fairy Gardens, an adventure into happiness.

    Very nice and fun. Little girls would love to wander around your garden looking for the fairies. :) I have a couple of old garden beds from previous owners...

    Nov 19, 2017 at 9:24 PM
  6. ClissAT replied to the thread Fairy Gardens, an adventure into happiness.

    That's the sort of lateral thinking I like, letsgo. Now that space is used. That's what its all about. And easy to change when you get sick of the current...

    Nov 19, 2017 at 9:24 PM
  7. ClissAT replied to the thread Batteries, a possible downside.

    My initial thoughts when I read your post Robyn, was how far apart your neighbours are as to how far the wires have to run to link the houses together so...

    Nov 19, 2017 at 9:22 PM
  8. ClissAT replied to the thread Seed storage.

    Ah, yes letsgo, that's the best thing to do with opened packs of purchased seed, for sure. Its all I do.

    Nov 19, 2017 at 9:19 PM
  9. ClissAT replied to the thread Seed storage.

    My local volunteer organic seed savers group only save seed that requires no extra care other than storage in paper envelopes & storing at ambient...

    Nov 17, 2017
  10. ClissAT replied to the thread Growing from seed.

    Another reason crops seem not to produce is the extreme lack of bees now that there are so many sprays being used on crops. People will soon realise this...

    Nov 17, 2017