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by MamaOwl
30 Jan 2018, 16:18
Forum: Crops & Garden
Topic: Fig Tree Jungle
Replies: 13
Views: 1228

Re: Fig Tree Jungle

CP wrote:
25 Jan 2018, 19:03
90% paved??? Not a gardener then? :lol:
I am... but I prefer my plants in raised beds and pots etc.... I am NOT a lawn lover, they are a PITA...
by MamaOwl
30 Jan 2018, 16:17
Forum: Avian Flu & Farm Livestock Diseases
Topic: Avian influenza (bird flu) in winter 2017 to 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 1532

Re: Avian influenza (bird flu) in winter 2017 to 2018

Me too! I'll have to redo it...

OK didn't get round to blocking the top off or flapping a broom about... have to wait until 10th now as have family coming over to stay......
by MamaOwl
25 Jan 2018, 17:31
Forum: Crops & Garden
Topic: Fig Tree Jungle
Replies: 13
Views: 1228

Re: Fig Tree Jungle

I know all this and told Mother dearest but did she listen!!! lol I will get some Glyphosate and spray that... thank you.. It wont harm beasts like Bees, worms, birdies and ladybugs etc will it? In all honesty the garden is going to have to be completely dug up and re laid. I want it 90% paved anywa...
by MamaOwl
25 Jan 2018, 17:21
Forum: Avian Flu & Farm Livestock Diseases
Topic: Avian influenza (bird flu) in winter 2017 to 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 1532

Re: Avian influenza (bird flu) in winter 2017 to 2018

It's Saturdays job to seal the entry point... I have NO idea how to get them out of the upstairs rooms though!! I guess I could open the windows and flap a broom about until they leave or drop dead from a heart attack!
by MamaOwl
25 Jan 2018, 17:19
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: Long time no see
Replies: 6
Views: 592

Re: Long time no see

Ahhh I'm a calm in the face of adversity kind of person.... But I get that others aren't so I have graffiti on all the walls downstairs messages to everyone... "One day we will be watching TV in here my darlings!" "This room will host many a grand dinner.... Never give up hope....!" "Love wins... an...
by MamaOwl
23 Jan 2018, 14:59
Forum: Crops & Garden
Topic: Fig Tree Jungle
Replies: 13
Views: 1228

Re: Fig Tree Jungle

Yes I love the wall!!!!! Sadly the back wall where the fig jungle is has long collapsed and it seems the neighbours backing on to the house haev removed the bricks... can't blame them really... But yes we will rebuild the West wall!
by MamaOwl
23 Jan 2018, 12:34
Forum: Crops & Garden
Topic: Fig Tree Jungle
Replies: 13
Views: 1228

Re: Fig Tree Jungle

Unfortunately all the branches with reachable leaves have been cut down.... I can't believe how BIG the jungle is, the trunks are huge and twist around each other making it like a mega trunk of 6 foot wide in places... Spoke to Hubby last night and it seems our only hope is a chainsaw, I LOATHE them...
by MamaOwl
23 Jan 2018, 12:32
Forum: Pests and Predators
Topic: MEGA fox zone
Replies: 8
Views: 597

Re: MEGA fox zone

Noted
by MamaOwl
23 Jan 2018, 09:51
Forum: Crops & Garden
Topic: Fig Tree Jungle
Replies: 13
Views: 1228

Re: Fig Tree Jungle

Oh I wish Groundforce were still a thing!!!

I could write and beg them to come dig my garden out lmao....
by MamaOwl
22 Jan 2018, 22:01
Forum: Introductions and Welcomes
Topic: Account activations
Replies: 0
Views: 388

Account activations

A warm welcome to all our new members... Account activation is done once a week on average as I simply don't get the computer time once I've finished work, house renovations, being a mother etc. I dont even HAVE a social life so start crying all of you lol Thank you all for your patience over the ye...
by MamaOwl
22 Jan 2018, 20:45
Forum: Crops & Garden
Topic: Fig Tree Jungle
Replies: 13
Views: 1228

Re: Fig Tree Jungle

Would you Adam & Eve it? :lol: That's it... go stand in the corner! lol... Well today I tackled the bastards..... I could only reach up about 7 foot with the loppers and after almost 3 hours of chopping, snipping, lopping and sawing away I gave up.... Some before and after shots... first 5 are befo...
by MamaOwl
22 Jan 2018, 20:40
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: Long time no see
Replies: 6
Views: 592

Re: Long time no see

14 !!!!!!! You lucky man!.... I have 5 children and so far only 2 Grandchildren, I have said if they all have 5 also then that will be sufficient! lmao Any tips for the refurb? Was your house in a bad state too or just old? I have been chopping away at a jungle today in the garden, it was a glorious...
by MamaOwl
21 Jan 2018, 22:18
Forum: Crops & Garden
Topic: Fig Tree Jungle
Replies: 13
Views: 1228

Fig Tree Jungle

I can't remember if I already asked this... I'm sure I haven't ... 8-[ OK so Mother tried to grow a fig tree back in 1995-ish .... she managed to get about 6 to go to sapling.... "I'll plant them at the back of my garden" she said..... NO!!!!!!!! I said... please don't, you will regret it and she sa...
by MamaOwl
21 Jan 2018, 22:13
Forum: Avian Flu & Farm Livestock Diseases
Topic: Avian influenza (bird flu) in winter 2017 to 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 1532

Re: Avian influenza (bird flu) in winter 2017 to 2018

Seems it's country wide now?

I've an old house I am renovating and the top floor is packed full of pigeons... should I be worried about H-flu?
by MamaOwl
21 Jan 2018, 22:11
Forum: Pests and Predators
Topic: MEGA fox zone
Replies: 8
Views: 597

Re: MEGA fox zone

Right then.... I will get all my sons (3) and hubby to the property this week, give them copious amounts of liquids and demand they piss!!!!! lmao