Water Filler

Why did it take me 3 years to think of this? It’s not like it’s a terribly complex device, especially …

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Lightbulb moment

Here are a few Little Giant/Miller hanging feeder covers in their natural habitat.  We just use them on the feeders …

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Polar Furnace year two

So we’ve had the Polar Furnace for a while now, and it’s about time for an update. The verdict: I …

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Winter Outerwear

At long last winter is upon us. We’ve endured an extra month or two of very warm (above freezing) weather …

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Meet the Trucklet

There’s a new machine rumbling around the farm these days. Meet the Trucklet, our 1995 (ish?) Geo Tracker.   We’ve had …

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O’Brien Treadaline posts

We’ve had a few O’Brien Treadaline posts since we moved to the farm back in 2012, they were left here …

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Cheap Chicken Nipple Waterers

OK, I’ll admit it, I’m pretty cheap sometimes. It comes in handy when you’ve chosen an extremely lucrative profession like …

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Feedipedia

Here’s a little something for all my fellow farmers that I just stumbled across today. Feedipedia. A ton of good …

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Velcro: a love letter

Velcro, you’re just about the best thing that a market farmer could ever have. I have no idea why I …

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DIY Parsnip Predator

In the perennial battle against invasive biennial weeds, I’ve been doing a little bit of experimenting. After last year’s failed …

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