It is currently Sun Jul 12, 2020 6:27 pm

All times are UTC

 Page 1 of 1 [ 2 posts ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: Green waste
PostPosted: Sun Sep 02, 2012 5:33 pm 
UKDN Supporter - Bronze
UKDN Supporter - Bronze
User avatar

Joined: Tue Oct 12, 2004 8:18 pm
Posts: 396
Location: cambs
Main Detector: x-terra 705
i was out bank holiday monday havn't been detecting for ages due been on call for taxing work and fields only just becoming avaliable.
Went out on the rape field and it has been covered in green waste on top of the rape stalks ready to be ploughed in at some point. There was a lot of shredded plastic being all different colours i did see the odd roman shard amongst the lego. Normally i can have the sensitivity pretty hiigh on this field but had to have it quite a bit lower, the green waste seems quite mineralised, did manage to find 3 corroded 5p peices and various bit of rubbish in the waste, couldnt seem to punch through it too the soil underneath most finds were in the waste so i went home after 2 hours hopefully be better when ploughed in.
Also my parents got some free bags of green waste a number of years ago from the council depot i dont know if it went through the same processes as what the farmer gets, but they have had a major weed problem since mainly chickweed and they dont get it after that. Ive read that some weed seeds can lay dormant for 30plus years. :shock: :shock:

x-terra705, cscope R1 user
 Post subject: Re: Green waste
PostPosted: Sun Sep 02, 2012 5:53 pm 
Registered User
User avatar

Joined: Sat Aug 04, 2012 8:03 pm
Posts: 345
Images: 0
Location: South Devon
Main Detector: Nokta - Velox One
Interesting observations “g4g”, thank you for sharing!
I really do not know what the powers that be think they are up to. :g43: We do know one thing though, they do, and have, got it wrong many times before through-out history, It does happen!
I think we are witnessing another monumental “B***s-Up” in the making over this one too!! :g51:

The Absence Of Evidence, Is Not Evidence of Absence!

Nokta-Velox One ~ XLT Back-up ~ Garret Pro-pointer ~ Sprite phones

Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
 Page 1 of 1 [ 2 posts ] 

All times are UTC

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests

You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  

phpBB skin developed by: John Olson
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group
Portal by phpBB3 Portal © phpBB Türkiye