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by organic chick
17 Mar 2015, 12:33
Forum: Eggs and Growers
Topic: To eat or not to eat, cracked egg.....
Replies: 6
Views: 3816

Re: To eat or not to eat, cracked egg.....

.... although the cat enjoys the odd cracked one if its mucky, so none go towaste.
by organic chick
17 Mar 2015, 12:32
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: MAjOR COMPLAINT about the site
Replies: 6
Views: 2771

Re: MAjOR COMPLAINT about the site

Is it anything to do with the empty packet of Sage and Onion?
by organic chick
12 Mar 2015, 21:38
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: Indian runner ducks??
Replies: 3
Views: 1955

Re: Indian runner ducks??

I imagine dr fish will be on here to give you much better advice than I could offer. However, in the meantime I wouldn't mix them, they make such an unholy mess. My sister in law has hens and ducks and keeps them in separate but adjoining quarters. The ducks have a small pond too. Duck eggs are grea...
by organic chick
12 Mar 2015, 21:34
Forum: Crafters Corner
Topic: Embroidery?
Replies: 5
Views: 7861

Re: Embroidery?

Any saddlery will be able to tell you who does embroidery on horse nunmahs and rugs. That's what you need.
by organic chick
09 Mar 2015, 11:55
Forum: Pests and Predators
Topic: That's IT
Replies: 30
Views: 12509

Re: That's IT

oh so sorry henwife, but I can understand your feelings. Don't leave us though. Keep popping in.
by organic chick
09 Mar 2015, 11:52
Forum: Pests and Predators
Topic: Red Mites in February???
Replies: 19
Views: 8417

Re: Red Mites in February???

We cant jet wash our coop so we make up a solution of Smite and spray that every week after a general clean with hot water and Fairy (not advertising, it has a high content of surfactants) The perches are completely removable and loose so they are always lifted out, scrubbed and also sprayed once a ...
by organic chick
09 Mar 2015, 11:49
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: Hybrid hen never laid?
Replies: 25
Views: 6628

Re: Hybrid hen never laid?

Oooh thats nasty. So pleased you were able to find out the cause though and will assure you nothing you did was wrong. Good for the rest of us to know too so thanks for that. RIP poor hen.
by organic chick
01 Mar 2015, 10:53
Forum: George's Lounge
Topic: Vet fees
Replies: 11
Views: 3936

Re: Vet fees

Will PM you.
by organic chick
20 Feb 2015, 10:52
Forum: Pests and Predators
Topic: Red Mites in February???
Replies: 19
Views: 8417

Re: Red Mites in February???

Thanks subruss and drfish, comments noted. As an aside our ageing feline only seems to come to life when a spider cross HER room, then wham, it is no more! :cat:
by organic chick
18 Feb 2015, 21:46
Forum: Pests and Predators
Topic: Red Mites in February???
Replies: 19
Views: 8417

Re: Red Mites in February???

drfish- what do you apply it with? Do you need mask/gloves etc. Just for future reference.
by organic chick
16 Feb 2015, 10:39
Forum: George's Lounge
Topic: Weather
Replies: 2
Views: 1770

Weather

Our hens are part of a cooperative venture. Just wondered why it is every time it's me on the rota we have either rain, gales, snow and the like. ](*,)
by organic chick
07 Feb 2015, 13:37
Forum: George's Lounge
Topic: 6 Nations...... am I alone?
Replies: 11
Views: 4438

Re: 6 Nations...... am I alone?

HOY show, dressage, cross country. Apart from that a sport free house on the telly.
by organic chick
07 Feb 2015, 13:35
Forum: Feeding and Housing
Topic: Galvanised drinkers
Replies: 2
Views: 3103

Galvanised drinkers

Ok, so our gravity feed 30L drinker will be due for a good fettle soon. What's the best thing to clean it with please bearing in mind you cannot actually get right inside it.
by organic chick
06 Feb 2015, 09:17
Forum: Pets
Topic: Cats
Replies: 8
Views: 5409

Re: Cats

And dr fish, I agree with Mama Owl, your cats are beautiful.
by organic chick
06 Feb 2015, 09:15
Forum: Pets
Topic: Cats
Replies: 8
Views: 5409

Re: Cats

That's a Bat not a Cat! *spins head upside down and breaks neck trying to view it* Aaaaah. You see Apple are biased against left handers. I use my iPad the left handed way with the on off button to the left. This means if I take a photo and subsequently send it somewhere else, the darned thing is u...