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A Countryman’s Long Range Forecast and Logic

This year the trees are full to bursting with fruits and berries. More acorns, beech mast, rowan, elder and hawthorn than I have sen for at least 40 years. This could mean that after the two previous severe winters, the … Continue reading

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Now Is The Time To Plant Your Bulbs

Now is the time to plant your bulbs!  Here’s some advice! Select only solid bulbs. If they are soft, do not buy them. Remember, cheap bulbs are usually rejects, so do not be tempted! Last year, many bulbs planted in … Continue reading

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