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Cold of Outer Space

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Frost on Space Spider Webs Stepping out of our Tiny Space Ship the wisps of atmosphere drift outward into space in a billowing white cloud of frozen water vapor around our space suits. The space spider’s silken strands seek to … Continue reading

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Bale Grabber

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Business End of John’s Bale Grabber I would love to have a set of these bale grabbers for our tractor. John, the farmer who provides us with much of our winter hay, is able to use these to quickly unload … Continue reading

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Tractor Pillow

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Tractor Pillow Years ago someone dear made me this pillow. The bit of embroidery says: Tractor Owner’s Motto Never let on that your tractor’s great fun. This secret we keep from our love ones and friends. So wipe off that … Continue reading

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Swimmingly

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Tractor Swim Will couldn’t resist getting this photo of the tractor going for a cool swim on a hot day as he was helping me adjust Mystery Pond. Our green machine looks like an elephant. Me Mahout or Tarzan? Hmm… … Continue reading

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Miss Direction

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Tiny Cottage in Snow BlanketIt snowed. At 3:30 AM we had about 7″ of snow. By 6 AM it was over a foot. By evening it was two feet. A lot and nothing happened between then. Three Wheeled TractorIt was … Continue reading

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Tractor Away

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Tractor and extra BucketThe tractor left on Monday to visit the mechanic. It has been two years and it is starting to feel rather loosey-goosey in the joints. He’ll give it a total overhaul, beyond the routine maintenance I do. … Continue reading

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Farm Accident!

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No Gory Picture Last week I was driving the tractor and bump, I ran over my 5 year old daughter. It was horrible. It all happened so fast and I was paying attention. I saw something go under at the … Continue reading

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Mystery Photo Frosty Tractor Wheel

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Frosty Tractor WheelHere’s an interesting puzzler… Why is the tractor rim frosted like that? In the early morning the metal was clean of frost. As the day warmed I saw the frost rime appear and gradually grow on the steel. … Continue reading

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Red Boar Scratching

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Scratching PostApparently the pigs think this is why I have a tractor. Outdoors: 27°F/23°F On & Off Lite SnowFarm House: 52°F/49°FTiny Cottage: 68°F/62°F

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Stone Delivery

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Sidney Dumping StoneThe last time the concrete truck came to pour for the greenhouse foundation he mired a little bit on the upper ramp of the driveway that we use for turning around big trucks so I ordered a load … Continue reading

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