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by Stonecarver
Wed Dec 18, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Kitchen gardens and climate change
Replies: 2
Views: 283

Re: Kitchen gardens and climate change

This year, Germany saw the first cases of West Nile virus, which is carried by mosquitoes.

That is what caught my eye ftom the article
by Stonecarver
Thu Nov 21, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Help please
Replies: 17
Views: 1226

Re: Help please

Anybody know a foolproof way to insulate the regulator on propane gas cylinders? The only way I know is to pour warm water over it - but of course that just then freezes and the gas dies again :evil: Adjust the Regulator Vent Hole A propane gas regulator is normally equipped with a vent hole. Adjus...
by Stonecarver
Wed Nov 20, 2019 3:43 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Help please
Replies: 17
Views: 1226

Re: Help please

by Stonecarver
Fri Nov 08, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Radio Communications
Topic: Long distance Walkie Talkies
Replies: 10
Views: 2977

Re: Long distance Walkie Talkies

Reading through all of the kind and detailed responses (thank you btw) my mind is blown, I Have a lot more to learn i guess. :shock: Haha! I went on a long journey this weekend and answered my own question - the radio stations change depending on how far you drive so that would happen with walkie-t...
by Stonecarver
Tue Sep 24, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Brexit in October?
Replies: 156
Views: 27398

Re: Brexit in October?

Totally agree. But , you know what? To quote the great Baz Lurman, “ The real problems are the ones that blindside you on a lazy Tuesday afternoon.” In my case , my dear wife’s cancer. That shit polarises your mind. The cast of the Beano that run this country needs a reality check. They also need t...
by Stonecarver
Sun Sep 22, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: The New Veg on the block
Replies: 17
Views: 2677

Re: The New Veg on the block

Think I will give the Banana Blossom and jackfruit and no doubt forthcoming pineapple tortilla in a tin a miss. Stick to natural stuff. My teenage sons probably lynch me if gave them this instead of proper meat. Also all this lab grown meaty substitutes has questions on what is in it and of any nutr...
by Stonecarver
Sat Sep 21, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: The New Veg on the block
Replies: 17
Views: 2677

Re: The New Veg on the block

Concerted effort being made to produce plant based food to get people of actual meat. Except insect meat.
by Stonecarver
Fri Sep 20, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 784
Views: 70104

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.

pseudonym wrote:
Tue Sep 17, 2019 7:58 pm
Spent 4 hours pre-applying for a B2 Visa to the USA..... :roll:

Bill Gates must of designed the website layout and function before inventing MS-DOS :lol:
If you cant complete it then they dont want you coming over
by Stonecarver
Fri Sep 20, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.
Replies: 784
Views: 70104

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 6.

Then there's torches, batteries....... I think I need to see nurse for my tablets. Ah, torches, one can never have enough torches. :) I keep looking on the Olight Torches site at the X9R Marauder. I can't quite understand why my dear wife says, "No way!" After all, what's a mere £550.00 for a decen...
by Stonecarver
Wed Sep 11, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Brexit in October?
Replies: 156
Views: 27398

Re: Brexit in October?

It is interesting that over and and over recently there have been the fateul words ' food shortages' and yet people have not been going ape shit (pardon my french)