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Forum: Forum Help 08-15-2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By Setanta
delete an account

I am wondering if there is a way to delete my account such that all my old posts would also be deleted?
Forum: Conversations 08-09-2018, 11:31 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,606
Posted By Setanta
tell the guy that deer think of chainsaws as...

tell the guy that deer think of chainsaws as dinner bells. the deer are not disturbed by chainsaws, they actually follow the sounds and hang around close and wait for the logger to leave, then they...
Forum: Conversations 08-04-2018, 06:02 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,606
Posted By Setanta
rain and sun off and on stacked 6 cords...

rain and sun off and on

stacked 6 cords of wood while it was dry.

unfortunately I won't be on here again for a while, my phone, which has been how I teather to the internet, was...
Forum: Conversations 08-03-2018, 09:04 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,606
Posted By Setanta
sunny, humid, 85 degrees busy day,...

sunny, humid, 85 degrees

busy day, hauling a trailer of lumber home from the mill, then going back and hauling a wagon loaded with slab. gave away 6 bantam rooster chicks (half size) not big...
Forum: Conversations 08-01-2018, 03:00 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,606
Posted By Setanta
overcast, upper 70s first month in a...

overcast, upper 70s

first month in a while that someone beat me to a thread for it, been very busy today. need to replace the distributor on one of my tractors and the other is a pain in the...
Forum: Conversations 07-31-2018, 08:23 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,048
Posted By Setanta
sunny, 82 degrees split and stacked wood...

sunny, 82 degrees

split and stacked wood from 5am to 8am, then ran out to see the amish and 2 friends, then I ran home, split more wood, hauled out a load of logs, loaded onto the trailer and...
Forum: Conversations 07-29-2018, 05:06 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,048
Posted By Setanta
80 degrees and sunny yesterday was heavy...

80 degrees and sunny

yesterday was heavy rain off and on, stacked 2 cords of firewood, and started work on a shed to sell, then in the evening I split half a cord of poplar for my winter...
Forum: Conversations 07-27-2018, 09:10 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,048
Posted By Setanta
Tuesday was sunny then it rained, big news from...

Tuesday was sunny then it rained, big news from Tuesday is that my mechanic neighbor who just recently moved next door came over and fixed my jubilee (been broken for a year now, first time in a year...
Forum: Conversations 07-23-2018, 07:46 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,048
Posted By Setanta
near 90, high humidity, sunny dropped off a...

near 90, high humidity, sunny

dropped off a load of logs at the amish mill this morning, will pick up the lumber this evening, if the thunderstorms hold off long enough (feels like they are coming...
Forum: Conversations 07-22-2018, 10:17 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,048
Posted By Setanta
rain first half of the day, then sunny but humid...

rain first half of the day, then sunny but humid and warm

yesterday was sunny, split and stacked 3 cords of wood an loaded another trailer with logs to take to amish

today I tried to ride...
Forum: Conversations 07-17-2018, 12:35 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,048
Posted By Setanta
heavy rain all night and still raining today, in...

heavy rain all night and still raining today, in the 70s I think

we had almost a month with no rain, down to drought conditions, so yesterday I gathered up my trash, loaded a broken couch in...
Forum: Conversations 07-16-2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,048
Posted By Setanta
93 degrees and sunny very sad this...

93 degrees and sunny

very sad this morning, I no longer live on a dirt road :( those are fairly rare and living on one is a bragging right to express just how remote you are. the town has...
Forum: Conversations 07-13-2018, 08:06 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,048
Posted By Setanta
85 and sunny been sunny and 80 to 100 for...

85 and sunny

been sunny and 80 to 100 for weeks, while that means I have been able to get lots done it also means the area is in serious drought conditions.

today I hauled and split about 4 and...
Forum: Conversations 07-11-2018, 11:04 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,048
Posted By Setanta
that's why I gave up fishing, kept loosing my...

that's why I gave up fishing, kept loosing my best lures, that and I wasn't fond of always being asked to show my license.

80s today and sunny, been the same for weeks now. hauled 2 loads of...
Forum: Conversations 07-08-2018, 08:41 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,048
Posted By Setanta
sunny and in the 80s, same last few days and...

sunny and in the 80s, same last few days and expected for at least another week, early signs of drought conditions.

haven't heard a word from the drug dealer or his friend, seems they haven't...
Forum: Conversations 07-06-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,048
Posted By Setanta
lol, I would have made the dog disappear if it...

lol, I would have made the dog disappear if it would stay in sight long enough, it goes through heavy brush to get here (my lot is the only one that's cleared, and even then the cattle are not...
Forum: Conversations 07-05-2018, 12:25 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,048
Posted By Setanta
just realized why the guy is so pissed off about...

just realized why the guy is so pissed off about the sign, he has another crop growing. he has dense vegetation blocking the view of where he grew in the past, he is trying to hide his current crop,...
Forum: Conversations 07-05-2018, 09:42 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,048
Posted By Setanta
I got cats roaming but they don't go within 1/4...

I got cats roaming but they don't go within 1/4 mile of that guys place because of the pitbull. it came up to my place in the past and tried to rip the door off the cabin to get to them, that was...
Forum: Conversations 07-04-2018, 03:42 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,048
Posted By Setanta
happy 4th got another broody buff setting on...

happy 4th

got another broody buff setting on 10 eggs, had to cull 2 sick older buffs.

sign didn't say pot for sale, it only specified the guy was a drug dealer who has sold pot, doesn't...
Forum: Conversations 07-03-2018, 07:34 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,048
Posted By Setanta
late june and july are the worst here, august...

late june and july are the worst here, august tends to be a little mild in comparison then September cools right down and the leave turn and usually fall off by beginning of October, then are bare...
Forum: Conversations 07-03-2018, 08:37 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,048
Posted By Setanta
was around 80 at night, and will be in upper 90s...

was around 80 at night, and will be in upper 90s today with humidity the heat index will be over 100 again.

got a $50 check in the mail yesterday (would be writing more articles and I have 6...
Forum: Conversations 07-02-2018, 10:36 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,048
Posted By Setanta
still excessivy hot and humid yesterday I...

still excessivy hot and humid

yesterday I just sat around in front of a fan, and that's the plan for today too. last night I shot a family of raccoons that were trying to get into one of my...
Forum: Conversations 07-01-2018, 09:49 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,320
Posted By Setanta
its a virus I picked up at the casino buffet, if...

its a virus I picked up at the casino buffet, if anything the lesson is that I should not go to the buffet again. was disgusting to see all the gamblers, old people and addicts just mindlessly...
Forum: Conversations 06-30-2018, 06:21 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,320
Posted By Setanta
sunny, hot, humid, heat index of 110 its...

sunny, hot, humid, heat index of 110

its so hot out a chicken jumped into a bucket of water and it was instantly chicken soup. cats are even going swimming by jumping in and out of a shallow...
Forum: Conversations 06-27-2018, 11:21 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,320
Posted By Setanta
80 and raining, expected to rain until Friday...

80 and raining, expected to rain until Friday morning

sunday I cut some trees at a friends place, hauled the wood home, split and added to the racks. some other light work. also lost another...
Forum: Conversations 06-27-2018, 08:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 168
Posted By Setanta
projects have been completed, I put in the bigger...

projects have been completed, I put in the bigger pasture fence on time, I stacked 70 cords of wood towards fall sales (some was already sold so I only have 55 right now), I finished my 15x34...
Forum: Conversations 06-24-2018, 08:10 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,320
Posted By Setanta
76 and raining lost another chick, this...

76 and raining

lost another chick, this time because it was running around under my feet while I was walking in the coop to refill the water, the rest ran out of the way this one kept running...
Forum: Plants 06-20-2018, 11:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 265
Posted By Setanta
Modern Homesteading by Logsdon, a classic on...

Modern Homesteading by Logsdon, a classic on basic homesteading and farming, I got a first edition copy that's one of my most valued treasures (I found it in a dumpster behind a public library back...
Forum: Conversations 06-19-2018, 08:04 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,320
Posted By Setanta
overcast and around 70, torrential rain yesterday...

overcast and around 70, torrential rain yesterday but sunny the week before

I got so much one I don't feel like bragging about it all, so just doing the highlights. I hauled 3 loads of lumber home...
Forum: Animals 06-18-2018, 09:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 400
Posted By Setanta
a few problems I can see, this might result in...

a few problems I can see, this might result in some health issues, or so I have read anyway, coocidal or whatever its called parasites.

the other concern would be predation on each others...
Forum: Conversations 06-17-2018, 09:03 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,320
Posted By Setanta
cool lures

cool lures
Forum: Conversations 06-14-2018, 10:45 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,320
Posted By Setanta
I noticed the trend as well, there are only about...

I noticed the trend as well, there are only about a dozen people who regularly log on. I think it has to do with the technology, this forum and others like it are low data, a fairly old social format...
Forum: Conversations 06-12-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,320
Posted By Setanta
70 and sunny have not slept since 5am...

70 and sunny

have not slept since 5am yesterday, been too busy. yesterday morning I picked up more cherry lumber from the amish mill (so smooth its almost planed, 14 cents per board foot...
Forum: Conversations 06-08-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,320
Posted By Setanta
70 degrees sunny yesterday I did...

70 degrees sunny

yesterday I did construction work on the addition and work on coop 3, unloaded a wagon of cherry and ash lumber into the shop, then did demolition work for my neighbor,...
Forum: Conversations 06-06-2018, 10:58 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,320
Posted By Setanta
cloudy and spitting occasional rain, otherwise...

cloudy and spitting occasional rain, otherwise fair in the 70s

yesterday I bought a lot of lumber, and hauled logs to have amish mill them (I could have done it but these were cherry logs and I...
Forum: Conversations 06-04-2018, 10:29 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,320
Posted By Setanta
rain most of the day, in 70s I cannot...

rain most of the day, in 70s

I cannot move broody buff orpingtons into those broody bins, they just reject the eggs and won't set while anywhere but the nest boxes, even a similar box inside a...
Forum: Conversations 06-01-2018, 06:43 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,320
Posted By Setanta
40% mortality rate with the first 3 clutches,...

40% mortality rate with the first 3 clutches, most died before reaching 2 weeks old. changed what I was feeding them. oddly there have been no deaths among the 4th, 5th, or 6th clutches and they were...
Forum: Conversations 06-01-2018, 11:29 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,320
Posted By Setanta
June 2018

in the 80s, sunny, hazy, and humid

sitting in my shorts in front of a fan its so miserable today and has been for last 2 days, this afternoon is calling for heavy rain and thunderstorms,...
Forum: Conversations 05-27-2018, 03:45 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
would have them all fixed if the local rate...

would have them all fixed if the local rate wasn't $800 per cat. I don't qualify for free fixing (same reason I couldn't get health insurance, I have no record of income or expenses and without that...
Forum: Conversations 05-27-2018, 01:03 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
partly sunny 75 degrees more troubles on...

partly sunny 75 degrees

more troubles on the farm, I identified the garden raider/s, a gray squirrel has been raiding the garden, as has a wild turkey hen. I think the turkey has a nest in one...
Forum: Conversations 05-26-2018, 11:49 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
70 degrees rain off and on no idea why...

70 degrees rain off and on

no idea why chicks still dying, I still find a dead one in the same spot in the box every day, different hen so its not the hen doing it. ha to clean the pasting off 2...
Forum: Plants 05-25-2018, 12:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 758
Posted By Setanta
most of the corn was ruined by bluejays, I only...

most of the corn was ruined by bluejays, I only planted the flint corn this year. jays are smart, like any corvid, by the time I got them under control there was a heavy loss (had to resort to the...
Forum: Conversations 05-24-2018, 11:51 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
put the hen who has been accidentally killing...

put the hen who has been accidentally killing chicks back out in the coop, I watched her for a while and another unlucky chick was in the way while she was scratching, she rolled it underfoot and...
Forum: Conversations 05-24-2018, 01:56 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
sunny, around 70 now that corn losses...

sunny, around 70

now that corn losses have ended I started to loose bean seedlings at an alarming rate, not birds, looks like woodchuck damage, but I am around almost all the time and I have...
Forum: Conversations 05-23-2018, 03:12 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
Don, LOL ROTFL

Don, LOL ROTFL
Forum: Conversations 05-22-2018, 10:47 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
cloudy and cool, then rain later half of the day ...

cloudy and cool, then rain later half of the day

was out splitting and stacking wood yesterday, had some jackass stop by trying to talk me into selling fence posts at 25 cent each (tried to...
Forum: Homesteading 05-22-2018, 07:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 421
Posted By Setanta
lol, that's the way things always go, good to se...

lol, that's the way things always go, good to se you back
Forum: Conversations 05-19-2018, 07:18 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
55 degrees, rain up very early and went...

55 degrees, rain

up very early and went out running around, picked up a 3 point hitch cutoff saw for $200 (big circular saw run off the pto for cutting up small logs and slab wood). then while...
Forum: Conversations 05-18-2018, 12:37 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
Terri, have you considered a ram pump for the...

Terri, have you considered a ram pump for the creek? if there is flowing water you can use that with a ram pump to move water from the creek.

sunny today and yesterday,

yesterday I...
Forum: Conversations 05-16-2018, 10:19 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
sunny and in the 70s went out to pick up...

sunny and in the 70s

went out to pick up parts I ordered for my tractor then spent the day finishing my 15x24 workshop. all combined it cost under $500 to build and took 4 days. only tools used...
Forum: Conversations 05-16-2018, 08:16 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
40 degrees, and damp, weather was...

40 degrees, and damp,

weather was calling for nothing but sun then they changed it and yesterday was all rain, a steady all day kind. took the opportunity to go shopping for materials I can't...
Forum: Conversations 05-14-2018, 08:57 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
sunny, 55 degrees and expected to get up to 80...

sunny, 55 degrees and expected to get up to 80 today

was a busy weekend, hauling, splitting, and staking wood, selling fence posts, selling lumber, milling lumber, driving fence posts and...
Forum: Conversations 05-11-2018, 09:53 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
sunny and in the upper 60s. dragged a lot...

sunny and in the upper 60s.

dragged a lot of stuff to an auction house for Saturday/tomorrow, but the weather forcast called for rain and that would make for smaller crowds and less money in...
Forum: Conversations 05-10-2018, 05:41 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
sunny, and in the 70s the first of the...

sunny, and in the 70s

the first of the hatches is done, 10 out of 11 eggs resulted in chicks, later today i'm going to pick up 9 more chicks that hatched yesterday from someone ran an...
Forum: Conversations 05-07-2018, 11:27 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
another busy day sunny and in the 60s ...

another busy day

sunny and in the 60s

made some modifications to my bike this morning, have some cargo bins on this one now. then an amish neighbor came by to help load some huge logs...
Forum: Plants 05-07-2018, 09:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 758
Posted By Setanta
there are 4 species of pumpkin/squash they don't...

there are 4 species of pumpkin/squash they don't cross between species. however planting 2 cultivars/varieties of the same species will result in hybrids. that's why I can plant butternut squash near...
Forum: Conversations 05-07-2018, 09:03 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
sunny, 55 degree out, but will be warmer as the...

sunny, 55 degree out, but will be warmer as the day heats up.

lost a buff orpington hen last night, found it dead on the floor of the coop, was weak for 2 months and finally dropped. also...
Forum: Plants 05-07-2018, 08:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 758
Posted By Setanta
only planning to save seed from the flint corn,...

only planning to save seed from the flint corn, the seed from that is expensive. was lucky to get a small bucket full at the end of the season at a menonite store, went in around October and asked to...
Forum: Plants 05-06-2018, 06:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 758
Posted By Setanta
corn question

does anyone know if sweet corn and flint corn will hybridize? I have 2 types of corn seed that I can plant this year, a gallon size bag of flint corn (ornamental mix type) and a smaller quart size...
Forum: Conversations 05-06-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
would have been too wet here, but a week ago I...

would have been too wet here, but a week ago I ripped up the ground with a potato plow then used a spade to dig out a ditch, 2 feet wide, up to 2 feet deep, and 230 feet long with a steady grade so...
Forum: Conversations 05-05-2018, 10:31 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
good luck with the well options, that was the...

good luck with the well options, that was the perennial thorn in my farming for years but I lucked out and finally had a proper well put in and it was artesian. that hand pump looks interesting but...
Forum: Animals 05-04-2018, 08:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 782
Posted By Setanta
decided to build a couple chicken tractors, 1 or...

decided to build a couple chicken tractors, 1 or 2 that won't be very large, and will rotate the chickens that go into it. got lots of poultry netting and lumber so might as well, been planning to...
Forum: Conversations 05-04-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
55 degrees and rain as raining last 2...

55 degrees and rain

as raining last 2 days too. mostly been inside or running around seeing friends. my cat had kittens yesterday, she decided to have them in the middle of the floor under the...
Forum: Conversations 05-04-2018, 09:27 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
could have saved time and put it at the roadside...

could have saved time and put it at the roadside with a for sale sign. nobody would stop to buy it but it would disappear the first night. with a free sign nobody would take it but a for sale sign...
Forum: Animals 05-02-2018, 09:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 782
Posted By Setanta
they are good layers, I had hopes that they would...

they are good layers, I had hopes that they would go broody (large birds, I figured if they hatched more out then I could keep some for egg production, others for meat, and sell chicks too), I heard...
Forum: Animals 05-02-2018, 06:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 782
Posted By Setanta
there no free range anymore. fortunately I only...

there no free range anymore. fortunately I only have a few of them and they have plenty of room in their coop. I stopped free ranging them in the fall (because of their stupidity), I had hoped that...
Forum: Animals 05-02-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 782
Posted By Setanta
clucking retard chickens

I think my buff orpingtons came from flawed genetic stock. I tried looking online to figure out their behavior (which defies normal chicken behavior and is void of self preservation instinct) but...
Forum: Conversations 05-01-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,095
Posted By Setanta
May 2018

sunny, about 60 degrees

took a truckload of trash out to the transfer station, only had about 100 LB of trash accumulate since the last trash run (sometime in October), most of the weight was...
Forum: Conversations 04-30-2018, 09:53 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,154
Posted By Setanta
heavy rain all day, and most of yesterday as well...

heavy rain all day, and most of yesterday as well

my neighbor was back in the area this weekend (lives down state, planning to move to the lot next door). he helped get my tractor fixed, so...
Forum: Conversations 04-25-2018, 02:08 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,154
Posted By Setanta
55 degrees, light rain, no wind been...

55 degrees, light rain, no wind

been working non stop since I last stopped by the forum, reorganized all the lest over wood I didn't sell, stacked the empty pallets, cleaned up, dug a new...
Forum: Homesteading 04-20-2018, 07:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,734
Posted By Setanta
been there to an extent, never been married but...

been there to an extent, never been married but did have a financial implosion, fortunately I am good at calculation and variables and was able to ride it out my own way rather than wait for it to...
Forum: Conversations 04-19-2018, 01:29 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,154
Posted By Setanta
some of the bigger tech companies have done that...

some of the bigger tech companies have done that for years, sometimes in fine print, sometimes in secret. yahoo had a few scandles of data hacks because they were not selling out their users and...
Forum: Conversations 04-18-2018, 09:33 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,154
Posted By Setanta
30 degrees, windy, snowing then rain expected ...

30 degrees, windy, snowing then rain expected

loosing my email address soon, wasn't going to post on here for a few days (I try not to flood the forum), but just checked my email this morning...
Forum: Conversations 04-17-2018, 10:33 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,154
Posted By Setanta
35 degrees, snowing but it melts on the ground ...

35 degrees, snowing but it melts on the ground

got a ride to town this morning and renewed my license, then insured and registered the new truck. got a ride home then immediately loaded up...
Forum: Conversations 04-16-2018, 12:30 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,154
Posted By Setanta
33 degrees, rain, was freezing rain last night,...

33 degrees, rain, was freezing rain last night, also 20mph wind

stuck inside today because of bad weather, not a good day to do work. been trying to give away some extra roosters but nobody is...
Forum: Conversations 04-14-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,154
Posted By Setanta
noreaster, had a mild cold snap just below...

noreaster, had a mild cold snap just below freezing, high wind and a bit of snow, expected to last 3 days.

was out sawing heavily since my last update, then today went to work at a friends...
Forum: Conversations 04-11-2018, 06:06 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,154
Posted By Setanta
actually this is the third time that I lost my...

actually this is the third time that I lost my beard while burning branches, i'm usually careful but considering I do hard physical work almost every day from sun up to sun down, 3 or 4 accidents a...
Forum: Conversations 04-11-2018, 09:34 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,154
Posted By Setanta
40s and sunny or partly cloudy rode my...

40s and sunny or partly cloudy

rode my bike up to the store yesterday, then lit up a branch pile, cleaned up all the branches in a 100 foot radius, also piled any firewood I found in the area....
Forum: Conversations 04-06-2018, 10:57 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,154
Posted By Setanta
35 degrees, cloudy then snow in afternoon ...

35 degrees, cloudy then snow in afternoon

was supposed to see a doctor this morning but my friend who owes me a lot of money, ad who offered me a car last month to pay it off, has taken his time...
Forum: Conversations 04-05-2018, 09:21 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,154
Posted By Setanta
sunny but a little windy still, around 40...

sunny but a little windy still, around 40 degrees, not as windy as yesterday

was out sawing all day, cleaned up the down trees then used all my saw gas sawing up piles of bolts into firewood....
Forum: Conversations 04-04-2018, 11:44 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,154
Posted By Setanta
40 degrees out, but there is 65mph wind ...

40 degrees out, but there is 65mph wind

rained last night, and when it finally stopped the wind picked up. been hearing trees crashing down all day, went out and counted at least 4 big ones...
Forum: Conversations 04-04-2018, 10:59 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,154
Posted By Setanta
what happened to the license? was it relate to...

what happened to the license? was it relate to loosing your job?
Forum: Conversations 04-03-2018, 10:52 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,154
Posted By Setanta
was about 45 degrees, partly sunny then cloudy. ...

was about 45 degrees, partly sunny then cloudy.

killed a sick chicken first thing in the morning, it was in the cabin in a cage for weeks, had vent gleet and congestion, coughing. tried a...
Forum: Conversations 04-02-2018, 07:06 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,154
Posted By Setanta
45 degrees and sunny, yesterday I...

45 degrees and sunny,

yesterday I reorganized the firewood stacks by the end of the driveway, I filled them by hand moving 5 cords. then this morning I carried 200 cedar posts out to the...
Forum: Conversations 04-01-2018, 09:02 AM
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Posted By Setanta
April 2018

45 degrees, extremely windy with 30mph gusts

I took too many trees down, I should have cut down the huge pine next to the barn before I took out all the others, the wind caused the top half to...
Forum: Conversations 03-31-2018, 09:43 AM
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Views: 2,990
Posted By Setanta
car hauler trailer not an issue here, not on my...

car hauler trailer not an issue here, not on my road anyway, road is narrow, 1 lane dirt road (they paved other end last year and doing the rest this year but still only 1 lane). my driveway is also...
Forum: Conversations 03-30-2018, 10:28 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,990
Posted By Setanta
By Terri's definition spring hit on the 45th...

By Terri's definition spring hit on the 45th parallel in ny, my boot went 2 feet in in part of the yard today from the thaw and mud soup.

40 degrees and cloudy.

spent the day stacking...
Forum: Conversations 03-29-2018, 04:37 PM
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Views: 2,990
Posted By Setanta
everything wet outside and around 40 degrees ...

everything wet outside and around 40 degrees

finally got my tractor back from the shop, back in perfect working order but cost $850, could have been worse but got it back now. still got to fix...
Forum: Conversations 03-25-2018, 11:22 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,990
Posted By Setanta
45 today and sunny, expected to be the same most...

45 today and sunny, expected to be the same most of the week

got a ride to town yesterday and got a phone card so I have internet again after 2 days offline. picked up 2 solar trickle chargers...
Forum: Conversations 03-21-2018, 06:28 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,990
Posted By Setanta
around 37 degrees, sunny, the weather is expected...

around 37 degrees, sunny, the weather is expected to be about the same till Wednesday of next week with days slowly getting warmer. no severe cold expected overnight, if it continues like most year...
Forum: Conversations 03-18-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,990
Posted By Setanta
that's about all they are good for, though I am...

that's about all they are good for, though I am easily bored.

Right now I have a chicken that started living in my cabin. one of my buff orpingtons has gotten a little lethargic and weighs...
Forum: Conversations 03-18-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,990
Posted By Setanta
-5 and sunny, for the next week not a...

-5 and sunny,

for the next week not a single cloud is expected, but it will be sub zero at night and never more than the 20s in the day. will have no lack for electric but there is too much...
Forum: Conversations 03-15-2018, 11:03 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,990
Posted By Setanta
28 degrees, cloudy, wet snow stuck on everything...

28 degrees, cloudy, wet snow stuck on everything outside, about a foot deep on ground

another day stuck indoors, haven't seen another person in a week now, just text on computer screen....
Forum: Conversations 03-14-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,990
Posted By Setanta
30 degrees, cloudy, heavy snowfall, noreaster ...

30 degrees, cloudy, heavy snowfall, noreaster

couple days ago I was out heavily sawing in the pasture area, cleared an area 100'x100', piling the firewood and branches, but then we had the snow...
Forum: Conversations 03-10-2018, 11:54 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,990
Posted By Setanta
cloudy, about 35 degrees looks like I am...

cloudy, about 35 degrees

looks like I am getting back on the road next month. a friend of mine offered to give me one of his cars towards paying off a debt he owe me. his house burned down in...
Forum: Humor 03-08-2018, 04:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 453
Posted By Setanta
Trum expected to

In a recent press release President Trump has announced that will ban the sale of pre-shredded cheese in all parts of the United states. this announcement came as he unveiled several new strategies...
Forum: Conversations 03-06-2018, 07:55 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,990
Posted By Setanta
cloudy this morning then sunny in the afternoon,...

cloudy this morning then sunny in the afternoon, around37

another day of burning slash piles. got the biggest one done today, was nearly 40 feetx20 feet and nearly 8 feet high in some places....
Forum: Conversations 03-05-2018, 06:30 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,990
Posted By Setanta
I think it also matters the volume your friend is...

I think it also matters the volume your friend is planning to chip, I have been burning branches in huge 10 foot piles for much of the last 2 weeks, and I have barely burned 10% of the branches I...
Forum: Conversations 03-03-2018, 02:25 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,990
Posted By Setanta
already have a chipper, I save the apple prunings...

already have a chipper, I save the apple prunings for that exact reason. but most of what I was burning was elm, poplar, dogwood, pine, and a little ash. the apple and maple gets chipped (not...
Forum: Conversations 03-02-2018, 07:10 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,990
Posted By Setanta
30 degrees, heavy cloud cover, and a light...

30 degrees, heavy cloud cover, and a light dusting of snow overnight but gone by noon

another productive day for me, I lit up another old pile of branches at 10am then spent most of the day...
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