Damian Cinereus Veneficus Mair
  • Male
  • Invercargill, New Zealand
  • New Zealand
Share
  • Blog Posts
  • Events
  • Groups (5)
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos

Damian Cinereus Veneficus Mair's Friends

  • Robyn Guyton

Damian Cinereus Veneficus Mair's Groups

 

Damian Cinereus Veneficus Mair's Page

Latest Activity

Andrea Graves replied to Damian Cinereus Veneficus Mair's discussion Chicken lice - Organic solutions in the group Poultry in Urbania
"Hi Todd, do you mean sprigs of manuka scattered around? Agree that vinegar is great stuff indeed. Cheers, Andrea"
Sep 25, 2014
Todd Saunders replied to Damian Cinereus Veneficus Mair's discussion Chicken lice - Organic solutions in the group Poultry in Urbania
"Hi, If you can catch them cider or white vinegar will kill mites (or head lice for that matter). You can buy bulk white vingar from Gilmours relatively cheaply. You can also use it for cleaning the chicken coop and a whole host of other…"
Sep 25, 2014
Andrea Graves replied to Damian Cinereus Veneficus Mair's discussion Chicken lice - Organic solutions in the group Poultry in Urbania
"Hi Damian. I've never had a lice problem with my chickens, but some people swear by dusting their skin with diatomaceous earth, and adding it to places the birds dust bathe and probably the nest box. Janet Luke sells it here…"
Sep 22, 2014
Damian Cinereus Veneficus Mair added a discussion to the group Poultry in Urbania
Thumbnail

Chicken lice - Organic solutions

I have been reading up on organic solutions for lice and came across an article that recommends soaking hen for 5 minutes in a solution of salt water, then soak for another 5 minutes in dish washing liquid and water, and repeat in two weeks. The only problem here is that my hens are free range in my backyard (as an organic solution to slugs, etc) and are ex battery hens, so they are not easily picked up without causing stress. They will come around my feet but if I try to pick them up they run.…See More
Sep 16, 2014
Damian Cinereus Veneficus Mair joined Janet Luke's group
Thumbnail

Poultry in Urbania

A group all about how to keep poultry including chickens, bantams,geese and ducks. Help with problems or questions and to brag about your special feathered friends.See More
Sep 16, 2014
Damian Cinereus Veneficus Mair joined Isabell Strange's group
Thumbnail

Propagating by Grafting, Layering and Cuttings

To share information on propagating plants such as fruit and nut trees and bushes or any food growing plants, herbs or beneficial companions for which seed growing is not so viable or reliable
Aug 30, 2014
Damian Cinereus Veneficus Mair joined Marilyn beaucariche's group
Thumbnail

Foragers and Gatherers

I love foraging and gathering, whether it be mushrooms plums apples rosehips blackberries wild figs, Even sneakily shaking a forgotten Olive. Anyone want to share info!
Aug 30, 2014
Damian Cinereus Veneficus Mair joined Robyn Guyton's group
Thumbnail

Southland Seed Savers Network

Established in 1999 we are working to keep a living network of seeds that do well in Southern New Zealand.  We hold seed saving courses twice a year.We really need more seed savers in Southern NZ.See More
Aug 30, 2014
Damian Cinereus Veneficus Mair joined Laine's group
Thumbnail

Becoming More Self Reliant

A lot of people have the dream of a few acres of land and self reliance (as opposed to self -sufficiency, which is a myth!). This group is to draw together the experiences of those living the dream and sharing the lessons learned on the way with those still working towards living on the land.See More
Aug 30, 2014
Damian Cinereus Veneficus Mair is now a member of Ooooby
Aug 29, 2014

Profile Information

Suburb
waikiwi
Post / Zip Code
9810
I am a...
Urban Farmer
I can offer
Gardening & yard labour
Food Growing Skill Level
Moderate
Experience and Qualifications
Lots of years in the garden
I am interested in...
Buying Local Food, Bartering Local Food, Seed Savers
Tell us about your garden and what you're growing
I have a small property with a large garden containing all sorts of fruits, veges, herbs etc.

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of Ooooby to add comments!

Join Ooooby

  • No comments yet!
 
 
 

Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

© 2017   Created by Pete Russell.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service