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Now I understand…

Sure, I thought I knew the origination of our farm name… until this new insight struck me.  After I spent a couple of hours digging a hole for a new gate post, I noticed the pile of rocks that came out of the hole.  Rocks – 90%, dirt = 10%....
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broken equipment

Seems that I’ve had to spend a lot of the beginning of summer fixing a few broken things.  First, my disc horrors broke leaving the second gang of disks in the field.  I thought something was funny when I rode by them on the tractor.  Then one of my lawn...
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New tool!

Check this baby out!  I’m very excited to try out my new tractor mounted, three point hitch pallet forks.  So many things around the farm are just too heavy for one person to move around very well, like that pallet of fertilizer that I just relocated.  The real reason, though,...
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Plowing

Just getting in a little plowing practice with a half acre field for next year’s trees.  I’m surprised at how much subtle skill is required to do a good job at plowing.  The worse one does, the rougher the terrain is at the end of the process.  A block plowed...
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