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Can't stop now

Construction crews in this corner don’t stop for a little rain –

If they did, nothing would ever get built….. 6 more words

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Food Forest Earth Works Planning – Part II

In Part I I discussed how we laid out a small portion of our property for Phase 1 of our food forest. Now lets take a look at how the swales were dug and mulched. 337 more words


Driving a Backhoe


I maneuvered a backhoe for the first time today. A few workers were using the backhoe to remove the mudslide on our neighbor’s property. I asked them if they could teach me how to drive it. 189 more words


Food Forest Earth Works Planning - Part I

Our first major project after acquiring Six Hands Farm is to get started with Phase 1 of our food forest.  The goal for Phase 1 is to prepare and plant a small portion of the land we have set aside for a food forest.   376 more words


Remember These Tips When Operating A Loader Backhoe

It may seem easy to operate a loader backhoe but the truth is that it can be tricky, especially if you are just getting started. You must keep in mind a few factors for a seamless operation. 333 more words


New York State Police: Man Abandoned Backhoe In Big Hole He Dug In Rural Road

PRATTSBURG, N.Y. (AP) — New York State Police say they’ve charged a Rochester man with using excavating equipment to dig a 40-foot-long, 12-foot-deep hole in a rural road in the middle of the night and not telling anyone about it. 121 more words