Archive | 5 January, 2008

Just a thought

I wonder how many of our power-seeking, scheming politicians have actually read Niccolo Machiavelli’s The Prince? And how many have not only read it, but taken his words to heart? I was working with the pigs at various times today, which is also the time when I have space to muse.

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Rat catching

I’ve had an email from a poultry keeper asking for advice on catching rats as they don’t want to use poison baits. I wrote a “how-to” on making a trap box last year. This dramatically increases the effectiveness of nipper traps and is the only way to go if you’re using Fenn traps. But I […]

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