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by ina
Tue May 24, 2005 10:28 pm
Forum: Home Brew and other Country Skills
Topic: Saving the Good Times (Plum and Cherry Wine)
Replies: 31
Views: 16360

You are right, Nev. It's just so hard to toss out stuff that you spent so much time and effort on... Veg is just as easy and safe to bottle as fruit, it just takes a lot longer. If I remember right, my mum used to boil green beans for about 2 hours or so - I think freezing is probably more energy ef...
by ina
Tue May 24, 2005 9:15 pm
Forum: Site Information and Announcements
Topic: Plastic Bags
Replies: 108
Views: 72381

I've never seen so many people who don't like plastic bags, either! Brilliant! But I don't think putting a tax on them will work. It'll just get people annoyed at yet another Government ploy to relieve them of their money. In Germany, which is where I originate from, plastic bags cost money, like ev...
by ina
Tue May 24, 2005 8:32 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hi from NE Scotland
Replies: 27
Views: 9154

Hi everybody Thanks for all your replies. Kincardineshire is not that far north - south of Aberdeen. (Actually, I think officially it's now called Aberdeenshire...) I'm about 30m south of Aberdeen, so quite a way from Cardenden! Had to look that up, too. Stirling, on the other hand, I know quite wel...
by ina
Sun May 22, 2005 9:44 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hi from NE Scotland
Replies: 27
Views: 9154

Hi from NE Scotland

That's how it goes - I was looking for a supplier for the hens I am planning to buy, and here I am. Still don't know where to get those hens from (anybody any ideas? - I am looking for Black Rock). Have plenty of ideas how to become more selfsufficient. After all, the way pensions are going, I think...

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