Reuse it!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Bettacreek, Oct 29, 2009.

  1. Bettacreek

    Bettacreek Overrun With Chickens

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  2. saddina

    saddina Internally Deranged

    May 2, 2009
    Desert, CA
    TP Rolls also make for fun playgrounds for day olds and quail chicks, they'll run thru/around the tubes and it keeps them from picking on each other.
     
  3. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    TP rolls and paper towel rolls are claimed FIRST and ALWAYS by Trouble the Cat.
     
  4. Omran

    Omran Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2008
    Bagdad KY
    that's a very nice thread, and infact all of us can get alot of benifits out of it.
    I use all coffee cans and ols pasta sause jars for a lot of things, I also use most old lumber and left over building materials.
    thank you for this thread
    Omran
     
  5. Hoosiermomma

    Hoosiermomma Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 6, 2009
    S.E Ind
    I use tp rolls to put timothy hay in for my chinchilla and rabbits to play with. [​IMG]
     
  6. Hoosiermomma

    Hoosiermomma Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 6, 2009
    S.E Ind
    Quote:I like your signature line Omran....[​IMG]
     
  7. chicks4kids

    chicks4kids Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 22, 2009
    Northern Indiana
    I save all plastic containers containing cottage cheese, sour cream, chinese containers...you know the ones I mean, for leftovers and to send food home with other family members (so I don't have to worry about them coming back [​IMG]) I used to use Tupperware, but I'd never get them back!

    I save any jar--I use those for water bath canning and save my brand name (thicker glass) jars for pressure cooking!!!

    Use milk jugs for luminaries at Halloween and Christmas, or parties for the kids. I also use milk jugs filled with water for weights.
     
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  8. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    We use coffee cans upside down in the top of the chickens feeders. It keeps them from pooping in there. One of the flocks figured out how to get it out and I went and found an EE with butt feathers sticking out the top.
     
  9. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator Staff Member

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    used cardboard egg cartons-----

    fill the compartments with shreds from the paper shredder and top with melted old candles. when set, cut into individual cuppies. Makes dandy firestarters

    Of course we won't go there about how investing in a certain company's product saves the landfill with their storage and microwave products.
     
  10. Iowa Roo Mom

    Iowa Roo Mom Resistance Is Futile

    Apr 30, 2009
    Keokuk County
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