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a couple of pics

 
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Owen Hablutzel came by. Kristie has been itching to grill him on going hayless, so she took him around the laboratory.
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Kristie and Owen Hablutzel
 
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I found this pic on my camera. Jesse and Ryan from ... was that two weeks ago?
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Jesse and Ryan
 
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Forest meadow is good eatin ...
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cow with horns in a forest meadow
 
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The new tipi that ryan and jesse put up - and you can kinda see the first tipi in the background
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new tipi and first tipi
 
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Ryan and Jesse posing for their future album. We were trying to see if we could that cool tipi picture again - but maybe clearer (and the tipi was currently suffering a pig infestation).

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Headed to the next task with the trac hoe
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trac hoe excavator on the road
 
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So much to build .... and I haven't unpacked my sawmill yet. This is a pooper and a workbench - some assembly required.
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lumber 2x studs
 
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Did that plant have hairy foliage or was it smooth?

Jocelyn Campbell wrote:More pics from yesterday.

Going back today with Montana plant books in hand to brush up on my plant i.d. skills.

 
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paul wheaton wrote:We now have pigs on TL



Are you simply using the acreage as a feeding ground for the pigs, or do you have some design intent on this particular ground after the pigs have worked it over? What is the paddock size the pigs are on? What feed, if any, are you supplementing for their diet? Is the electric fence direct grid tie in, or are you using a remote solar panel to charge your controller? What variety of pigs do you have? how many? where did you buy them and how much?

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The chickens and the pigs tend to follow Kristie everywhere
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