Mowing the fields of SMLC – LeFurge 2022

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Field Mowing

On the southeast side of LeFurge is a smaller field. This is the fourth year of mowing it. The goal is to eliminate the teasel from the field. This is difficult since teasel has a two year cycle, and also the seeds can survive two years in a dormant state. Ugh. I don’t know if […]

Mowing the fields of SMLC – Farm 2022

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Field Mowing

Mowing the fields at SMLC Conservancy farm is done on a rotational basis. One quarter of the field is done each year to keep invasive plants and shrubs down. The is the North West 1/4 of the field looking west. I need to work on the West-East leg a bit, maybe a compass to get […]

Dual Axle 12′ trailer – Part 3

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series 12' Trailer

A little more maintenance on the 12′ trailer that was donated. Put some new plastic tube covers on where they were missing. Helps to keep the wasps and rain out of them. Tailgate was a bear to lower, and then lift again. Easy and inexpensive, and helps a lot with lifting and lowering! Trailer jack […]