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Equipment Tuesday 2-28-17

Today on equipment Tuesday I welcome the end of winter with the traditional wire brushing off the snow blower. YAY! it’s probably a bit early but the old girl is down for the count anyway until I get a new belt for the impellers. 331 more words

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Balancing beauty with productivity

Here we are again a week later. It is nearly sixty degrees and the snow is on the run. This time last week the snow over the garden was knee high. 376 more words


Homestead News for 2/23/2017

So what’s going on this week? Quite a bit actually!

I’m gearing up to rehabilitate the snow blower from a winter of salt. I have to strip the impeller housing and clean everything. 214 more words

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Saturdays in the garden 2/18/17

Today on this incredibly snowy day I’ve decided to do some garden planning to get ready for the spring time. I feel like this will be the year that the garden area gets a renovation, or better yet a rethink. 338 more words


Podcast incoming

Hi gang quick post today. Starting next Wednesday I will have available for your listening pleasure a podcast. Yay!


Stay tuned.
Until next time…

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Equipment Tuesday

Today something a bit different. Every homestead has some array of machinery that makes its function possible. Here I want to highlight both the types that we use and the care and handling of these mechanized beasts. 181 more words

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Letting It Grow: Students Use Campus Resources to Farm

What started out as a mere pile of rubble has now sprouted into a blooming, experimental space for students to grow their own vegetables, fruits and herbs. 646 more words