Nothing Runs Like A Deere, John Deere That Is

23 April 2014

There’s nothing like a boy and his toys. Mine happens to be a John Deere 2520 tractor with a 62″ mowing deck (10″ wider than the old tractor had) and a bucket loader. When we moved to Clean Slate Farm we knew we needed more than a push mower to hack away at the vast expanse […]

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Compost Pile Full of Heat!

20 February 2013

  This past Monday I took some video of the compost pile while I was adding some shredded papers and kitchen scraps. WIth all the bedding and manure Tess the horse generates we have a good size compost pile. The pile you see at the end of the video is only about 1/2 to 1/3 […]

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Cold Frame vs. Outside Temperature

7 February 2013

  Recently we added an Acu-Rite personal weather station at Clean Slate Farm to so we could monitor the weather via a weather app for Apple iOS devices and our computers. It’s provided some interesting information for us such as wind speed, temperature, humidity, and rainfall. It’s also just a lot of fun to geek […]

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