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Re: Miller in April

  • Subject: Re: Miller in April
  • From: "Betsy Kelson" <bkelson@ix.netcom.com>
  • Date: Fri, 10 Apr 2009 07:12:32 -0500

A lady with llamas here in the foothills brought her llama products in the
other day. Naked-Nure. Has a naked gardener with a shovel on the poster and
her dried manure are in colorful bags of cheap scrap fabric. We will check
out the consumers response

betsy
7am 20 degrees hazy like it might rain
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jesse Bell" <justjess01@gmail.com>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Thursday, April 09, 2009 2:46 PM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Miller in April


> Well, some llama lover is already about to start doing what I've been
> talking about.  Check out this link:
>
> http://www.napallama.com/compost.htm
>
> I like "llama, llama, ding dongs" better though!!!
>
>
>
> On 4/5/09, Jesse Bell <justjess01@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > You guys are cracking me up...but ya know what?  I think I'll write that
> > down and remember it!  We tilled up our garden yesterday.  I told my
husband
> > to not bite off more than he can chew...a large vegetable garden is a
lot of
> > work.  What did he do?  He tilled up this ginormous garden and put a
fence
> > around it so the dogs wouldn't dig in it.  *sighhhh*  Good thing it's a
> > community type garden and other people will be out here working on it
cause
> > I sure don't have the time to keep up with a garden that big.  Oy.
> >
> > He did manage to till in some "poo" with it.  But we still need more.
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > On Sat, Apr 4, 2009 at 7:14 PM, Betsy Kelson
<bkelson@ix.netcom.com>wrote:
> >
> >> I bequeath the name to Jesse since she has the llamas
> >>
> >> betsy
> >> ----- Original Message -----
> >> From: <Cornergar@aol.com>
> >> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> >>
> >>  Sent: Thursday, April 02, 2009 4:02 PM
> >> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Miller in April
> >>
> >>
> >> > Betsy, This is a terrific name...made me laugh as it has everyone
I've
> >> told.
> >> >  I might buy it for that reason alone! I think you should patent it.
> >> Kathy
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > In a message dated 4/1/2009 8:15:58 A.M. Central Standard Time,
> >> > bkelson@ix.netcom.com writes:
> >> >
> >> > Call  them llama llama ding dongs
> >> > > I need to design a website that sells  "poo".
> >> > >
> >> > >
> >> > >
> >> > > On 3/27/09, holmesbm@usit.net  <holmesbm@usit.net> wrote:
> >> > > >
> >> > > > I guess I was  thinking of all the new gardeners...many trying to
> >> grow
> >> > > > veggies  as their grand and great grands did.  I'll bet you could
> >> sell
> >> > it,
> >> > > > especially if you could find a way to put it into  containers as
> >> many
> >> > don't
> >> > > > have access to trucks.  You  could even specialize...horse, sheep
or
> >> > chicken
> >> > > > and one  combination...call it Gardners' Secret Stuff.
> >> > > >
> >> > >  >
> >> > > > > [Original Message]
> >> > > > > From: Johnson,  Cyndi D Civ USAF AFMC 95 CS/SCOSI
> >> > > >  <cyndi.johnson@edwards.af.mil>
> >> > > > > To:  <gardenchat@hort.net>
> >> > > > > Date: 3/27/2009 1:20:04  PM
> >> > > > > Subject: RE: [CHAT] Miller in April
> >> > > >  >
> >> > > > > It wasn't so much the idea of manure tea...I expect  most
> >> gardeners
> >> > have
> >> > > > > heard of it...it was the idea of  buying poo in little tea bags
> >> for
> >> > $10.
> >> > > > > I think it was a  cute marketing idea, taking something you've
got
> >> way
> >> > > > > too  much of and making it into a designer commodity, and I
> >> laughed
> >> > > >  > hysterically because at my house we fill up a 1.5 yard
dumpster
> >> with
> >> > it
> >> > > > > every week and still have it piling up in the  corners. It's
just
> >> > funny.
> >> > > > > I do forget that not everyone  has access to mounds of manure.
:-)
> >> > > > > Any of you want to pay  me $10 for an 8oz bag of poo, just let
me
> >> know.
> >> > > > > I'll even  personalize the bag for you. No problem! You can
have
> >> horse
> >> > > > >  poo, sheep poo, or chicken poo. I'll even blend it to your
> >> > > > >  specifications, but that will cost more. For an additional fee
> >> I'll
> >> > send
> >> > > > > you a picture of the animal that produced the  poo... no wait,
I
> >> know,
> >> > we
> >> > > > > can set up a sponsorship  arrangement whereby you pay for the
> >> animals
> >> > > > > feed during the  year and I will send you ALL the poo it
makes!!
> >> > > > >  ROFL.
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > > Cyndi
> >> > > > >
> >> > > >  >
> >> > > > > -----Original Message-----
> >> > > > > From:  owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:
> >> owner-gardenchat@hort.net]
> >> On
> >> > > >  > Behalf Of holmesbm@usit.net
> >> > > > > Sent: Friday, March 27,  2009 9:33 AM
> >> > > > > To: gardenchat@hort.net
> >> > > > >  Subject: RE: [CHAT] Miller in April
> >> > > > >
> >> > > > >  Germans have used this method for years, call it "dung
> >> water"...makes
> >> > a
> >> > > > > big
> >> > > > > difference...I  think you might have an opportunity.
> >> > > > >
> >> > > >  >
> >> > > > > > [Original Message]
> >> > > > > > From:  Johnson, Cyndi D Civ USAF AFMC 95 CS/SCOSI
> >> > > > >  <cyndi.johnson@edwards.af.mil>
> >> > > > > > To:  <gardenchat@hort.net>
> >> > > > > > Date: 3/26/2009 5:35:22  PM
> >> > > > > > Subject: RE: [CHAT] Miller in April
> >> > > >  > >
> >> > > > > > I remembered something funny, don't know if I  mentioned this
> >> before
> >> > or
> >> > > > > > not...you all know I have  that website with the gardening
> >> catalogs
> >> > > > > > right? So a  couple months or so ago I got an email from a
nice
> >> > person
> >> > > > >  > asking for her company to be listed. She sells
> >> manure...packaged
> >> in
> >> > 8
> >> > > > > oz
> >> > > > > > bags...to make "manure  tea" with. For like $10. There's even
> >> gift
> >> > > > > packs.
> >> > >  > > > And it's from her own animals!
> >> > > > > > I  shouldn't make fun or anything because, sheesh, go for it
if
> >> you
> >> > can
> >> > > > > > get it...but I did laugh. I'd be a  millionaire if I could
sell
> >> all
> >> > the
> >> > > > > > poop at my  place.
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > Cyndi
> >> > > > >  >
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > > -----Original  Message-----
> >> > > > > > From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net
> >> [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net]
> >> > On
> >> > > > > > Behalf Of  Jesse Bell
> >> > > > > > Sent: Thursday, March 26, 2009 12:14  PM
> >> > > > > > To: gardenchat@hort.net
> >> > > > > >  Subject: Re: [CHAT] Miller in April
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > >  > Hmm.  Well...I have LOTS of the fresh dung at my place!
Take
> >> your
> >> > > > > > pick...horse, cow, llama, chicken, goat....as soon  as I can
> >> save
> >> up
> >> > > > > for
> >> > > > > > one
> >> > > >  > > of those "speedy" composters, I'm gonna stick a sign out
front
> >> that
> >> > > > > says
> >> > > > > > "compost for sale" right  next to my "Chicken Eggs/ $3.00 a
> >> dozen".
> >> > > > > LOL.
> >> > > >  > >
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > > >  On 3/26/09, james singer <inlandjim1@q.com> wrote:
> >> > > > >  > >
> >> > > > > > > Couple of interesting entries for April  in Miller's 18th
> >> century
> >> > > > > > > "Gardener's  Kalendar."
> >> > > > > > >
> >> > > > > > > Planting  melons. He says to make a small mound of fresh
dung
> >> [he
> >> > > > > >  doesn't
> >> > > > > > > say what kind but for some reason I think  horse], cover
the
> >> dung
> >> > > > > with
> >> > > > > > a  foot
> >> > > > > > > of loam, plant the seeds on top, and cover  the planting
with
> >> a
> >> > bell
> >> > > > > > jar. The
> >> > > > >  > > dung, he says, will heat up the soil, which will stimulate
> >> > >  > > germination
> >> > > > > > and
> >> > > > > > >  root growth; the bell jar will keep cold winds at bay. As
> >>  the
> >> > plants
> >> > > > > > > develop, he says, add a ring of  fresh dung covered by loam
> >> around
> >> > > > > the
> >> > > > > >  hill
> >> > > > > > > to encourage the roots to grow outward to  support large
> >> vines.
> >> > > > > > >
> >> > > > > > >  Insects. He says if you have insects in your orchard trees
> >> wash
> >> > them
> >> > > > > > out
> >> > > > > > > with an  infusion made with tobacco stalks. [Earliest
> >> pesticide
> >> > > > > >  > recommendation I know of. And they were still using
nicotine
> >> in
> >> > the
> >> > > > > > > mid-1900s--200 years later.]
> >> > >  > > > >
> >> > > > > > >
> >> > > > > > >  Inland Jim
> >> >
> >> > > > > > > Willamette Valley
> >> > > > >  > > 44.99 N 123.04 W
> >> > > > > > > Elevation 148'
> >> > >  > > > > 39.9" Precipitation
> >> > > > > > > Hardiness  Zone 8/9
> >> > > > > > > Heat Zone 5
> >> > > > > > >  Sunset Zone 6
> >> > > > > > > Minimum 0 F [-15 C]
> >> > > >  > > > Maximum 102 F [39 C]
> >> > > > > > >
> >> > > >  > > >
> >> > > >
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> >> > > > > >
> >> > > > >
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