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What did you do WITH your tractor today? ie: plowing, hauling, tilling, etc.

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#1921 shorty ONLINE  

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Posted November 25, 2012 - 02:47 PM

Yesterday I put the last of the leaves on the garden and used the S-16 to til them in. They seem to break down a little better once they are mixed in. Now the garden is ready for winter and very little seat time til spring.

Edited by shorty, November 25, 2012 - 02:48 PM.


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Posted December 06, 2012 - 11:25 PM

Plowed under the garden and corn patch today. Nice to not look at the weeds any more.

This weekend I will be putting the front blade and maybe the cab on.

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Posted December 08, 2012 - 04:47 PM

Today was the last weekend of PA's firearm deer season. I got a deer last Saturday and another today.
Last weekend, I got my deer in a field where I could drive the tractor to it. I came back to the house and grabbed three little helpers, my three oldest sons (5, 3, and 2.) I think they were more excited by the tractor ride than the deer.
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Today's deer wasn't as cooperative. I had to drag it up a steep hill to where the tractor could get it. I ended up hauling out my deer and two neighbor teenagers and their deer in the same load. No pics, since Amish don't like having their pictures taken.

I butchered two deer last Sunday, and we will do another tomorrow.
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#1924 Reverend Blair OFFLINE  

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Posted December 15, 2012 - 03:48 PM

Cleaned the week's snow off the driveway. I'd guess there was about 4 to 6 six inches accumulated a bit at a time.

Had to boost the 420, so there's likely a new battery in my future. Or I can just keep boosting it through the winter and see what summer brings.

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Posted December 15, 2012 - 04:38 PM

Cleaned out the burn pile and leveled it off some. I also pushed back the woods line.

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Posted December 15, 2012 - 05:25 PM

Used the JD 317 to move brush, move attachments and harrow the driveway. I got the yard ready for the three storms we have headed our way this week. At least one of them ought to drop some snow.

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Posted December 15, 2012 - 06:04 PM

Drug the gantry crane and two engine blocks out of the way with the Hemorrhoid since the DragonFly was out of gas.

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Posted December 15, 2012 - 06:17 PM

I finally got the snowcaster on the Case 448. Had fun blowing snow, however it was wet.

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Posted December 15, 2012 - 06:18 PM

I couldnt do anything with sears st 12 today becouse I was running around all day
Lookin for parts for my sears st 16 maybe I can plow and disc tomorrow

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Posted December 16, 2012 - 08:10 PM

Plowed the garden. I had a bunch mulched leaves that needed to be turned under. Next I hope to spread a trailer load of manure.

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Posted December 16, 2012 - 09:29 PM

Gave my 8 year old grandson his first tractor driving lesson, his legs are finally long enough to push in the clutch on the JD210


Reminded me of my 6 Years old Grandson in this Vid.

Dosn't get better than this.
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Posted December 17, 2012 - 06:37 PM

I put the chains on the JD 214 and got to use it to scrape the 1" of freezing rain accretion off the paved part of the driveway. I had forgotten how much fun plowing is! Too dark when I finished for pictures.

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Posted December 21, 2012 - 04:47 PM

Just finished plowing the driveway. It varied from 1" to 3" of slush and snow. First time for this tractor, Bolens H16. Did a good job and I haven't even gotten around to putting the chains on yet. I guess at +700 lbs it has pretty good traction without chains.

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Posted December 21, 2012 - 05:03 PM

Fired up the HT20D and did a bit of snow plowing :dancingbanana:

It was going so good that I plowed the walk all the way down the block :D :D :D

Also did the neichbor's driveway while I was at it. He had some major surgery, and there's no need for him to have to be out shoveling snow.

It looks like I may end up doing it again tomorrow morning as well, at least from what the "weather guessers" are saying.

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Posted December 22, 2012 - 12:49 AM

Pushed all the shredded leaves up into a compost pile.
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It was the first task for the tractor since the repower.





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