Saturday, January 17, 2015
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
new 10-acre plot that we just purchased has about a quarter of an acre (100x100') that the previous owners used for gardening. That's obviously too big a garden to manage without either a large team of people or some mechanized assistance. The family from whom we bought our acreage also had a 1952 Ford 8N tractor that they were willing to sell us, so that sent me on a three-day crash course of not only figuring out which tractor to buy, but also what implements would be necessary and how to use them. Here's what I learned.