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- The most harmful weeds growing in the farm are Praiseach weed, Crow weed, Chicken weed, and the Dock leaf.
Praiseach weed and crow-weed rob the soil of plant food and is of no use.
CHICKEN WEED is very good, when used for a poultice, it is cut up and boiled with cream. It makes a perfect poultice for a boil.
DANDELION- is used for kidney. Trouble, it is boiled and the juice drank.
DANDELION and Sorrel rine clothes for dyeing.
THISTLES - are supposed to grow in good soil.
BUACHALAN BUIDHE - is a trouble some weed and is very poisonous to the honey bees.
BRACKEN - grows in good land.
SLOES - would dye silk a purplish shade.
NETTLE-WATER is used as a cure for red-water in cattle they are also used as a vegetable for food.
BOGBANE - grows in bad land and(continues on next page)Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.