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by john
Sun Apr 09, 2006 11:31 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Recycling Ideas ?
Replies: 233
Views: 161805

SOME ANSWERS?

:mrgreen: Hi Oddballdave and Millymollymandy,my simple answer to your guestion is again,I put what ever I can't re-use again in the recycling bin. We also have people who go around late at night and take things,we call them thieve's in the South East. And any pallets that make up my pallet plot I've...
by john
Sat Apr 08, 2006 11:45 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: BUILDING ON FLOOD PLAINS IS JUST PLAIN CRAZY?
Replies: 23
Views: 7246

PIPELINE?

:mrgreen: Hi ALL,the point I was trying to make is just how simple it would be to run a pipeline from say Aberdeen to say Norwich,to save Billions being wasted on something that say Scotland get to much of,and we don't,which is free when it comes down as rainfall on our country. The land owners don'...
by john
Sat Apr 08, 2006 10:43 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Recycling Ideas ?
Replies: 233
Views: 161805

Hi JRP, having checked out your website and read all the comments here. I just want to check something with you. Plastic milk bottles contain very little UV protective additive (my father worked in plastics extrusion - so we know this) so they break down in sunlight. Grow yellow and brittle. What d...
by john
Sat Apr 08, 2006 12:38 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: BUILDING ON FLOOD PLAINS IS JUST PLAIN CRAZY?
Replies: 23
Views: 7246

RUNNING A PIPELINE.

:mrgreen:HI ALL,whilst I did mention the money side of things,and how I would help to solve our problem,of course all what has been said will help. But whilst you may have presumed I ment over land,my way would be around our cost line under the sea water,like we have laid telephone cables from one c...
by john
Tue Apr 04, 2006 11:51 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Recycling Ideas ?
Replies: 233
Views: 161805

:mrgreen: :oops: oops I've done it again I'm sorry Shelle. John. JRP.
by john
Tue Apr 04, 2006 10:53 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Recycling Ideas ?
Replies: 233
Views: 161805

MY SYSTEM WORKS?

:mrgreen: Hi Shele,thank you for showing your interest in the way I do things,all I'm trying to do is tell people there is a recycling system that works,made from rubbish which can be used in many ways,the main one being to grow food to eat,and I've built a website to show people proof of what I say...
by john
Tue Apr 04, 2006 12:21 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Recycling Ideas ?
Replies: 233
Views: 161805

:mrgreen:I'M SORRY about the silly spelling mistakes,no spell check. on my last post,and some others. John. JRP.
by john
Sun Apr 02, 2006 11:26 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Recycling Ideas ?
Replies: 233
Views: 161805

What I'm growing this year on my pallet plot.

:mrgreen: Hi All,another month gone by again and still no major breakthrough in regards to finding some one to help me to take my idea forward to help the poor. Whilst we are now having some rainfall in the South East I have now done up all my container cap to save as much water as I can,as I think ...
by john
Thu Mar 30, 2006 10:07 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: BUILDING ON FLOOD PLAINS IS JUST PLAIN CRAZY?
Replies: 23
Views: 7246

tee hee I grew up in flood plains... Winnipeg. Of course, Winnipeg was generally prepared for flood season. Though there are exceptional flood exceptions. Ah, sandbagging an entire mid-sized city. What a summer. I still laugh at all the people who pay extra to live along the muddy river. Then they'...
by john
Tue Mar 28, 2006 10:42 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: BUILDING ON FLOOD PLAINS IS JUST PLAIN CRAZY?
Replies: 23
Views: 7246

RAIN.

:mrgreen: WE are now having a lot of rainfall in the South East,I hope we are prepared for it. John. JRP.
by john
Wed Mar 08, 2006 12:25 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: I Can ? Can You ?
Replies: 72
Views: 35341

SEXY REPORT.

:mrgreen:Hi Shirlz 2005 Andy and Ina,I thought I would leave it a while just to see if anyone else had something to say about the sexy report. I was not telling porky pies,it was a true report in our local free news paper. At least 3 of you thought it was funny enough to talk about,as me and my wife...
by john
Thu Mar 02, 2006 12:41 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Recycling Ideas ?
Replies: 233
Views: 161805

I'M IN.

I'm in !! :mrgreen: Good for you Shirlz2005,did you go to their website and find out about FAIRTRADE FORTNIGHT,-there's a new range of fairtrade footballs,rugby balls,and volly balls available in some selected OXFAM shops,and they are calling on all gardeners to support their GIVE & GROW CAMPAIGN. ...
by john
Mon Feb 27, 2006 8:30 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Recycling Ideas ?
Replies: 233
Views: 161805

OXFAM I'm IN? are you.

:mrgreen: Hi every one,OXFAM have asked me to tell you they need help to help millions of people in East Africa. THIS MONTH,as the crisis in East Africa worsens,Oxfam is responding in Ethiopia,Kenya and Somalia by targetting food distributions,water and livelihoods support to over 500,000 people. Cu...
by john
Sun Feb 26, 2006 3:24 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Any advice, folks - allotment types
Replies: 9
Views: 4239

Spelling your name wrong.

:mrgreen: I'm sorry for spelling your name wrong,WOOLCRAFT.ohn. JRP.
by john
Sat Feb 25, 2006 12:45 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Any advice, folks - allotment types
Replies: 9
Views: 4239

I have no weeds problems on my allotment plot.

:mrgreen: Hi Woodcraft,may I suggest that you cover the whole of your new allotment plot in sheets of black plastic to stop the weeds growing like I have,and then do what I have done but in a different way,done by laying down a walk way of unwanted wooden pallets of the same type if you can on top o...