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Have you got excess produce that you would like to swap with someone else? Join our group, write in what you have and anything that you would like to swap it with? If you want to contact someone, click on their name, in pink, and write on their wall.

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Comment by SarahF on September 2, 2010 at 17:27
How does your garden grow?

Mine's coming in small amounts daily, but no excesses. I think the dry weather while I was away didn't help.

How's everyone else?
Comment by Natasha Moore on June 25, 2010 at 18:02
Hi Sue
I would be very interested in your black/redcurrants in exchange for some homemade jam & chutney, I don't really have anything ready in the garden for while yet.
Comment by Sue Cole on June 22, 2010 at 10:11
I have more red currants than I need and I will have obscene quantities of blackcurrants but I am short of gooseberries if anyone has any to swap - I am in Minstead
Comment by Ali Reeves on June 14, 2010 at 7:42
We seem to have a lettuce glut at the moment. If anyone is near Barton and would like to pick one or two up, please let me know.
Comment by Chris on May 1, 2010 at 10:58
Hi

We have lots of white Doves and they are breeding like there is no tomorrow. Would anybody like some. Happy to swap for anything edible or even give away. We're in Ringwood.

Chris
Comment by Debby Lockey on April 30, 2010 at 9:07
Hi Cathy just to let you know the eggs were lovely - wish we'd kept the swap going, but it was the basis for this site. Don't have any veg at moment but will definitely be in touch once I have some. Debby
Comment by Jenny gilleland on April 29, 2010 at 21:59
Hi
if anyone want Horse Dung.. i,ve got loads.. i,m in New Milton.. just bring your bags..no need to swap..
jenny
Comment by Cathy Cook on April 29, 2010 at 21:19
This is great, Sarah! I'm so glad to see so many people interested in this - Debby Lockey and I did a lone swap last autumn when we had a go with this idea - and I have to say the feeling of swapping produce is so SO much better than buying! Debby's veg were fantastic (Thank you Debby!) and I hope our chickens' eggs we gave in exchange were upto the mark! If anyone else is interested we always have a moderate surplus of eggs (from the 7 free range chickens we keep in our garden - and feed on certified organic chicken food) - about a dozen a week would be available if anyone's interested - we're in Lyndhurst. Happy to swap for most types of produce! Cathy
Comment by Sue Cole on April 29, 2010 at 15:26
Wonderful idea - and for anyone who is interested Minstead is having a seedling swap outside the village shop on Sunday 9th of May 10am -12. Worked really well last year when we did it - people just brought along any surplus plants of any age and we had a pot for any donations that will hopefully go towards the community garden we are planning to create
Comment by Debby Lockey on April 29, 2010 at 10:07
please could I have about 10 - have space for one more row in my 'potato bed' and was going out to buy some this weekend. 'Fraid it will be a smile, but I'm sure you'll get good karma - it always seems to follow. Deb
 

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