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by farmgal
Sat Sep 19, 2020 5:16 pm
Forum: Gardening and agriculture
Topic: Garden like it counts (cuz it might) 2020
Replies: 92
Views: 2330
Canada

Re: Garden like it counts (cuz it might) 2020

And We have HARD frost this morning.. and the heat loving tenders are done! but the frost will sweeten the carrots, the parsnips, the beets will keep on trucking, the high bush cranberries need a few more freeze's yet and of the brussel sprouts will just get better and better as they keep on truckin...
by farmgal
Thu Sep 17, 2020 2:18 pm
Forum: Security and Defense
Topic: Driveway Alarm
Replies: 38
Views: 1110
Canada

Re: Driveway Alarm

I do a good amount of raw (they can get things that the farm produces, like heads, feet, and bits and bobs at butcher time and lots of meaty bones, plus extra eggs/milk at times of the year) they get a lot of squash/potato's and other cooked root veggies, plus they eat cooked grains (gruel).. they d...
by farmgal
Wed Sep 16, 2020 2:19 pm
Forum: Security and Defense
Topic: Driveway Alarm
Replies: 38
Views: 1110
Canada

Re: Driveway Alarm

Also since that big deep woof-woof-woof has arrived, I can see the change in the trail that the local coy-wolves has changed, they are swinging out wider around the farm fenced line.. love seeing that pattern change..
by farmgal
Wed Sep 16, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: Security and Defense
Topic: Driveway Alarm
Replies: 38
Views: 1110
Canada

Re: Driveway Alarm

Haha, three.. no peppercorn, I have 5, I had gotten down to 3 which is very small for me.. and have added in two to bring me to 5.. so I have my old gal who is most likely coming into her last winter, then I have my momma's little tiny house dog for the past couple years as she was no longer able to...
by farmgal
Tue Sep 15, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: Alberta
Topic: On Sale This Week
Replies: 171
Views: 28075
Canada

Re: On Sale This Week

Yes the 89th birthday sale at canadian tire this week has some very good sales on.. have a peek, I picked up new huge soup/stock pots at 82 percent off.. nice..
by farmgal
Tue Sep 15, 2020 4:36 pm
Forum: Security and Defense
Topic: Driveway Alarm
Replies: 38
Views: 1110
Canada

Re: Driveway Alarm

Wow.. going to be a big boy.. mine are growing well .. I have one working/chores boy who is training up nicely and one that is very much mine and a farm/house/me guard boy.. Very pleased..
by farmgal
Mon Sep 14, 2020 3:01 pm
Forum: Gardening and agriculture
Topic: Garden like it counts (cuz it might) 2020
Replies: 92
Views: 2330
Canada

Re: Garden like it counts (cuz it might) 2020

Well, its sept 14th and they are telling me to expect 1.. that means that frost is very highly likely.. that is really early, we are not to get our frost date till mid oct.. .. very very short grow season this year.. I can not speak highly enough on early starting, and using very short season seeds....
by farmgal
Mon Sep 14, 2020 2:58 pm
Forum: General Canadian Discussions
Topic: What Did You Prep This Week
Replies: 1316
Views: 115257
Canada

Re: What Did You Prep This Week

I do not really notice it but if you can do mylar great.. but i am holding mine in reserve for things that can go bad if exposed to the air and plain regular rice is not one of them..
by farmgal
Wed Sep 02, 2020 5:38 pm
Forum: Gardening and agriculture
Topic: Protective Hedge
Replies: 5
Views: 40
Canada

Re: Protective Hedge

They work for sure but so does rose brambles..
by farmgal
Mon Aug 31, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: Gardening and agriculture
Topic: Garden like it counts (cuz it might) 2020
Replies: 92
Views: 2330
Canada

Re: Garden like it counts (cuz it might) 2020

honestly neither would have I.. I know its not "pretty" in the same way deer fencing is, and it does not protect from rabbits or such but for those with deer pressure and not alot of money.. its a great way to get a helping hand at very low cost.

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