Hog waterer mod

I picked up one of these 100 gallon stock tanks recently after Wayne of Green Acres Farm recommended them.  I …

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Tire Tank

Just a year or so before we sold our farm in Missouri we installed a couple of neat livestock water …

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Meet the New Well

Our old well house has gone the way of the Dodo. Judicious use of the tractor and a sledgehammer made …

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Bye Bye Wellhouse

The well guy came out the other day and brought along a few guys that do directional boring. They looked …

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Mega-Waterer gets a Jacket

It’s been pretty cold the past few weeks, often down to sub-zero temperatures, and I’m discovering the limits of the …

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Installing the New Waterer

After completely overhauling our new (old) Ritchey waterer, it was time to get it installed before the weather turns cold. …

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When the pond runs dry

It’s officially getting pretty hot and dry around here. We’ve officially got the distinction of “Moderate Drought” from the USDA …

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Livestock Waterer Overhaul

It’s September and it’s becoming apparent that the hot weather is on it’s way out.  Now begins the furious preparation …

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Hauling Mega-Water

I get to haul around a lot of 5-gallon buckets. Chickens, Turkeys and Pigs all need to be fed and …

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Pasture Chicken Waterer

Since I’ve been making a few of them this week, I thought I’d share my method of making a pasture …

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