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    Humane Poultry Killer (from Morrigan)

    Great ideas thanks guys, yer I had seen the roadwork cones (witch's hats) version, I already have some so will just go that route for now as it doesn't cost anything, thanks
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    Introducing myself from Perth WA

    Sounds great, very good info thanks Andrew, anything I can do to help the soil but also get something back from it at the same time sounds good to me
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    Introducing myself from Perth WA

    Sounds great I will have to have a hunt around to try and find some. any other crops you can recommend, I am going to plant some lupins through the winter for some food for the goats later on but also to put some nitrogen back into the soil, also some wheat so the kids can help me make flour to...
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    Introducing myself from Perth WA

    Hi Andrew, thanks for that info on the bees, really looking forward to some fresh honey and my 6 Year old daughter is getting very excited about it all as we are going to look at getting her a suit next time I get home from work, the only thing about wood chips is we get a lot of white ants...
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    Introducing myself from Perth WA

    Haha keep him honest, The material that has been pulled out will be put back in but the builder has to do an "inspection" of the cut to check levels before the dirt is then put back in and compacted to create the 600mm pad that is needed. then we can start installing the plumbing etc for our...
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    Introducing myself from Perth WA

    Hi ClissAT, It's just the very beginning of the earthworks, they have dug out now and ready to put in the clean fill for the house pad behind the kids there in the second photo. its a single level house but is quite large. the area used to be farmed but was chopped up into an estate about...
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    Humane Poultry Killer (from Morrigan)

    Ok Great thanks very much ClissAT
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    Introducing myself from Perth WA

    gday Darren, the earthworks are all kicking off which is exciting, the female milking goat we are getting is at the stud and hopefully soon to be pregnant as we want a milking goat and we will get her with her offspring, the bees are also on the way, starting with a little nuc colony for honey...
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    Introducing myself from Perth WA

    cheers mate, yer really looking forward to it
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    Humane Poultry Killer (from Morrigan)

    Hi Guys, anyone know where to get a reasonable quality kill cone for a reasonable price, I am in WA but don't mind paying for postage cheers
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    Introducing myself from Perth WA

    Hi Guys, introducing myself and my family (wife and 2 kiddies, 2 dogs (soon to be 3), 2 goats, chooks, bees, sheep). We are moving out to a 5 acre property in Lower Chittering in WA, with the plan to try and be as self sufficient as possible, I have been following the SSM videos on you tube for...