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by hobo
Fri Apr 03, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: What are you growing / starting off ?
Replies: 10
Views: 232

Re: What are you growing / starting off ?

PreppingPingu wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 1:55 pm
Though I do have some spuds in a tub in the garden as I have a feeling that the allotment may have security issues once produce starts growing.
Tubs in the back yard for me too - with spuds, peas and beans, as a back up to the allotment.
by hobo
Thu Apr 02, 2020 7:55 am
Forum: Finance
Topic: 2020 Potential Economic Collapse
Replies: 95
Views: 3640

Re: 2020 Potential Economic Collapse

diamond lil wrote:
Thu Apr 02, 2020 6:42 am
I woke up thinking about this, we're living in very dangerous times what with the virus on one hand and the Boris Bunch on the other...
Me too. More of a panic than a thought.
by hobo
Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: New prepper
Replies: 4
Views: 127

Re: New prepper

Hi Bill, I'm in North Yorkshire. Please to meet you!
by hobo
Sat Mar 28, 2020 9:27 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Long-Term Food
Replies: 7
Views: 288

Re: Long-Term Food

The UK one I know is https://www.emergencyfoodstorage.co.uk
I imagine they are pretty busy right now!
by hobo
Thu Mar 26, 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Lockdown?
Replies: 144
Views: 6478

Re: Lockdown?

It’s the lack of green stuff that concerns me. Hopefully on Sunday we can nail a bit of fresh veg. One oversight was very little frozen in stock. Mind you, we did have some coming and the slot just disappeared. Plenty in the supermarkets last time I looked on Tuesday though also try the little veg ...
by hobo
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: Lockdown?
Replies: 144
Views: 6478

Re: Lockdown?

Good news J!
by hobo
Sun Mar 22, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 308
Views: 17932

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.

cbp125 wrote:
Sun Mar 22, 2020 6:55 pm
Would the allotment not be classed as "going out for food"??? I was planning to still go to mine
Good thinking!
by hobo
Sun Mar 22, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.
Replies: 308
Views: 17932

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 7.

It looks like in 2 weeks we'll probably be where Italy and Spain are now. Both are placing restrictions on movement, including no going out for leisure. Assuming UK will do the same, it would mean I wouldn't be able to get to my allotment :( :( :( So today I've been busy moving what I can to set up ...
by hobo
Fri Mar 20, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: Food, Nutrition and Agriculture
Topic: Will there be food shortages in the UK?
Replies: 84
Views: 3639

Re: Will there be food shortages in the UK?

The government needs to introduce food rationing urgently to prevent key workers and disadvantaged families going hungry, leading food experts have said in a letter to the prime minister today. Tim Lang, a former government adviser and professor of food policy at London’s City University, said a ma...
by hobo
Sun Mar 15, 2020 11:13 am
Forum: New Members Start Here
Topic: Hi from Nottinghamshire
Replies: 7
Views: 316

Re: Hi from Nottinghamshire

Welcome! Have a look around and ask any questions you want. I hope you'll find us supportive.