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Very unusual to see this in the orchard or garden

  Here we have a crab apple that has fallen during the winter. Amazingly it was not eaten by the birds or the mice. It has rotted down during late winter/spring, and the seeds inside the apple have all started … Continue reading

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I thought I was covered this winter ??

Right – I have the rabbit guards on all the trees, I have mouse bait in feeders, I have squirrel traps laced with peanut butter. What else can go wrong. The rabbits are now having a go at the exposed … Continue reading

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The mice are at it again this year – Autumn 2014

When you think you have solved the problem. You turn your back and you find the mice have been at it again. The bark is still fresh, so they must have been gnawing away last night. They have got the … Continue reading

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Top damage to newly planted fruit trees

There is always something, a few weeks ago it was mice chewing at the bottoms of the tree. Now I find on some of my newly planted trees, have had the tops chewed off, just clear of the 60cm high … Continue reading

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The Mice are hungry round here – Watch Out

I have an apple tree thats been trying to grow for over 3 years. Now OK its on M27 a very dwarfing rootstock, so it might take a bit longer to get going. Yes it was bare rooted, so there … Continue reading

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