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Winter is finally starting to creep towards the Manor. The first video showing what changes occur.
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Another one to consider is pigeons Dave. Homing pigeons virtually look after themselves and just come home at night to roost. You can eat the young ones (pre-flight) at around 4 weeks. They were eaten across most of the world for milenia (until we became far too "civilised" to chow down on perfectly good food). They are still a delicacy in France.
Just on quail cuisine...
Having not eaten the little birdies I wonder about the effort of raising/plucking/butchering/cooking?
Having bred rabbits for the table (but not in Qld) I can relate to such husbandry-- but rabbits are an easy prep.
Real easy.I grew up on holiday on farms hunting rabbits.
Now: with the viruses -- regulations aside, not feasible at all to keep them.
So I occasionally muse about guinea pigs -- them being of the same fam as Mr Rabbit...but then you can't beat the double attributes of poultry: eggs + meat.
However, the GPs will mow your lawn!
Safe until sold.
Hell no Dianne! Although, they are quite safe. Daddy couldn't eat one.
Great Video Andy, Thanks for sharing. I hope all these babies don't have names.
I'm currently considering who is going to be sold off Susan. I can already see that if I don't turn them over, it'll be a problem.
Hey Andy, I envision by the end of the year a complete city of quail towers taking over your entire yard :)
Our little Ducka is no more - hubby killed him on the weekend for me and I've gutted an plucked him. I've put him in the freezer for a little while so hopefully Zac will forget we once had a duck or at least not associate the meat we are eating with the disappeared Ducka. No more ducks for me - too messy.
On BLF and gumtree Lissa.
You've grown so fond of the babies you've raised - so many! Can't come at killing them hey. I wouldn't have a hope of doing the same.
So you hope to sell them on. Where would you advertise Andy?
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Vetiver grass helps to stabilise soil and protects it against erosion. It can protect against pests and weeds. Vetiver is also used as animal feed. (Wiki.)
GrowVetiver is a plant nursery run by Dave & Keir Riley that harvests and grows Vetiver grass for local community applications and use. It is based in Beachmere, just north of Brisbane, Australia.
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