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DIY Poultry House Plans

DIY Poultry House Plans

John Butterworth shares his DIY poultry house plans for making a very substantial chicken house. See also: DIY Solar Power for the Poultry House Red Mite in Poultry Housing Building a Potting Bench Building a Wooden Storage Shed   Why bother to build your own hen-house when there are so many on the market? The […]

By August 25, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
How to Make Ice Cream Cones

How to Make Ice Cream Cones

She makes it look so easy!

Building a Potting Bench Of Your Own

Building a Potting Bench Of Your Own

Given a brief to write an article on building a potting bench our special projects supremo John Butterworth set to work. Here are his step-by-step instructions that appeared in Home Farmer June 2015 Our editor recently spotted a handy and down-to-earth workbench, and deemed that there should be a Home Farmer version, so that became […]

Making a Christmas Wreath

Making a Christmas Wreath

Joanne Mudhar provides step-by-step instructions for making a Christmas wreath that’s sustainable and compostable. I’m always shocked by the price of ‘natural’ Christmas decorations in the shops at this time of year. More often than not they are full of plastic too, with just a couple of pine cones or cinnamon sticks thrown in to […]

By October 9, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Composting with Worms

Composting with Worms

Stephen Chilcott looks at the benefits of composting with worms and makes a simple DIY wormery to get started. See also: Starting your Own Wormery Building and Using a Wormery How to Make Leaf Mould If you compost strawy winter bedding from horses, cattle, goats or poultry in the recommended manner – undercover, with a […]

By October 28, 2013 0 Comments Read More →