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Posted in thread: Whats everybody doing today? on 05-27-2015 at 12:06 AM
I've been cleaning out the kitchen in preparation for painting the walls and cabinets. Three
trash bags full taken to the dumpster, many items washed and dried, food, dishes and cookbooks
moved to ano...
Posted in thread: Food storage in extreme conditions on 05-26-2015 at 11:51 PM
Thanks all! The reason I'm not concerned about summer is that I don't have air conditioning in
my house and my canned goods don't suffer too much. I know I can't store wet canned foods at
the storage ...
Posted in thread: Food storage in extreme conditions on 05-26-2015 at 05:19 PM
I have purchased a storage building to be placed on some property that I do not live near.
After it is delivered, I hope to get some insulation in it and some wallboard of some kind. I
do go to this l...
Posted in thread: Garden & fruit tree must haves on 05-26-2015 at 05:09 PM
I have:another thing I have for quick "hoeing" is a gizmo that has 6 sets of tines on it and
you just roll it across the dirt and it weeds pretty good. don't know what it's called. can't
remember lol ...
Posted in thread: Garden & fruit tree must haves on 05-25-2015 at 09:33 AM
Hoe, hand shovel, manure fork, wheel cultivator and a concrete spreader that I use to cover
seeds. I also have a Earthway seeder but I don't know if that qualifies as a hand tool or not.
Posted in thread: Happy Birthday gypsysue on 05-24-2015 at 10:01 PM
Looks like you & I share the same birthday, or to get techinal like MMM, we share the
anniversary of the day of our birth. My grandfather always went on and on about that too. Have
a wonderful day!
Posted in thread: They are hungry this year! on 05-24-2015 at 01:07 PM
When I was a child, we visited my aunt a lot because her husband had cancer. One of her
neighbors was a first cousin to the Wright brothers and he was always experimenting with
something. My dad told ...
Posted in thread: Where are all the Bee's on 05-24-2015 at 12:59 PM
The last few years the bees have been dwindling fast around here and last year I didn't see any
honey bees. About a mile away, land was sold and instead of hay, the new owner has no tilled
Posted in thread: A Funny Thing Happened at Walmart today... on 05-22-2015 at 10:16 PM
In my small town, I can't find .22lr at all. The local feed store has had a pallet of just .22
on order for over 6 months. I found some at a yard sale a couple of weeks ago. I was getting
real low; I ...
Posted in thread: Whats everybody doing today? on 05-22-2015 at 09:56 PM
Brought home 15 baby chicks this morning. One was pretty weak. After getting them moved, fed,
watered and settled down a bit, I went to town to run some errands (picking up a sharpened saw
blade for m...