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  1. Robyn67 replied to the thread Help, Chicken Leg Mites.

    Just thought I'd update. I couldn't find neem powder or oil, but could get pesterine and Vaseline. So I've continued with my home made concoction of...

    Nov 23, 2017 at 1:11 AM
  2. Robyn67 replied to the thread Batteries, a possible downside.

    mmm not sure if they have thought about that. None of us have the knowledge to organise it, we would have to bring people in who knew more about it. But I...

    Nov 19, 2017 at 9:51 PM
  3. Robyn67 replied to the thread hi I'm Robyn.

    thanks Mark, And agree it's a good idea to try to go slowly, as I dont think I'm quite prepared to give up too much to be off grid. It takes an awful lot...

    Nov 19, 2017 at 8:18 PM
  4. Robyn67 replied to the thread Help, Chicken Leg Mites.

    thanks Eggcentric. Just feel bad that I didn't quarantine them. I think I'll try to do the ducks too just in case. But the ducks, whilst relatively...

    Nov 18, 2017 at 6:46 AM
  5. Robyn67 replied to the thread Help, Chicken Leg Mites.

    Thanks Gavin, that might be a bit easier and quicker to get actually - our postal service here to country NSW is slow for things we have to get delivered...

    Nov 18, 2017 at 6:39 AM
  6. Robyn67 replied to the thread Help, Chicken Leg Mites.

    Thanks Eggcentric. I'll try to get some VetRX and some Neem Oil & Powder. The three we bought from the action are quite badly affected, so I think I'm in...

    Nov 18, 2017 at 5:59 AM
  7. Robyn67 replied to the thread hi I'm Robyn.

    thanks Skippherron

    Nov 17, 2017
  8. Robyn67 replied to the thread Batteries, a possible downside.

    you're probably right Clissat. My husband was working out, that if 3 or 4 of our neighbours created our own independent system that was all connected...

    Nov 17, 2017
  9. Robyn67 replied to the thread Help, Chicken Leg Mites.

    thanks, I'll try that.

    Nov 17, 2017
  10. Robyn67 replied to the thread Help, Chicken Leg Mites.

    Thanks Letsgo. Where would I buy neem powder from.

    Nov 17, 2017
  11. Robyn67 posted a new thread.

    Help, Chicken Leg Mites

    Help needed, and apologies for long post but I hope it will give you all the details. A couple of weeks ago I bought 3 adult Pekin chickens from a local...

    Forum: Poultry, Domestic Livestock, Pets, & Bees

    Nov 17, 2017
  12. Robyn67 replied to the thread Growing from seed.

    Gosh thats bad Sherry. We had a very dry winter this year and all our fruit trees and our neighbours are not producing much at all - well the apples seem...

    Nov 17, 2017