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A new journey into homesteading "pic heavy"

Discussion in 'Member's "Self Sufficient Living" Journals' started by Chic Rustler, May 11, 2017.

  1. May 16, 2018
    baymule

    baymule Sustainability Master

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    Those green beans will make you lots of green beans! Your place looks so nice!
     
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  2. May 16, 2018
    Chic Rustler

    Chic Rustler Super Self-Sufficient

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    THANKS yall
     
  3. May 16, 2018
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    Your place looks great and I love the lawn ornaments!
     
  4. May 19, 2018
    Chic Rustler

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    well I lucked out today. We had a new feed store open today. They were running a feed bag exchange promo. Take an empty feed bag and get a free bag of feed. I took the kids with me. We got 5 bags of feed for free. And they had laying crumbles buy one get one free. So we left with 7 bags of feed for $9
     
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  5. May 19, 2018
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    Woo Hoo! That's an awesome deal!
     
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  6. May 20, 2018 at 1:57 PM
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    Wow--I could use that here! I'd have to "borrow" some kids tho :lol:
     
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  7. May 20, 2018 at 1:59 PM
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    That is awesome!
     
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  8. May 21, 2018 at 3:06 AM
    baymule

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    What a fantastic deal!
     
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  9. May 22, 2018 at 3:22 AM
    Chic Rustler

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    Well a guy gave me 5 peach trees today. I just finished planting them. Some of them came with dirt, some didn't. Some had roots cut. I buried them all in my orchard, watered them with root stimulator and mulched them deep. The further back I get, the more I find rock hard red clay closer to the surface. These trees are gonna have to be tough to make it in the Iron Orchard.
     
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  10. May 23, 2018 at 2:36 AM
    Chic Rustler

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    Photo bomb! Things are growing on the homestead
     
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