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Tamsaddle

  • Joined May 2011
  • Hampshire, near Portsmouth
Ordering semen from Deerpark
« on: May 09, 2012, 12:18:05 pm »
Did anyone else know, as I discovered this morning at 10.30 am, that on WEDNESDAYs only, Deerpark's last post leaves their place aat 10.00 am, and if you miss this deadline, then you will have to wait to Thursday to order.    Which might well be a problem for us with this particular sow/heat we wanted AI for.    So be warned, if you think your pig might need AI on a Thursday, either order it on Tuesday sometime, or very very early indeed on Wednesday morning  -  Tamsaddle
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JulieS

  • Joined Mar 2009
  • Devon - EX39 5RF
    • Ford Mill Farm
Re: Ordering semen from Deerpark
« Reply #1 on: May 09, 2012, 12:24:39 pm »
I didn't know that either Tamsaddle.  Hope you get yours in time.

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oaklandspigs

  • Joined Nov 2009
  • East Sussex
    • OaklandsPigs
Re: Ordering semen from Deerpark
« Reply #2 on: May 09, 2012, 06:14:08 pm »
TS,

My other half tells me that this is because this is Deerpark's local post office early closing day!
« Last Edit: May 09, 2012, 06:26:07 pm by oaklandspigs »
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benkt

  • Joined Apr 2010
  • Cambridgeshire
    • Hempsals Community Farm
Re: Ordering semen from Deerpark
« Reply #3 on: May 09, 2012, 10:45:11 pm »
Thanks for the warning, I called them at 9.15 this morning so hoping to have a parcel tomorrow!

 

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