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#1 Bolens 1000 ONLINE  

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Posted March 27, 2015 - 06:44 PM

As I sit here typing this its 24 degrees and snowing here :wallbanging:

Winter just wont go away.  I've got to the point where I'm sick of having to work with the garage door closed all the time and the heat going full blast! I've got a Ride-a-Matic to restore and my 1050 needs a regulator replacement but cant bring myself to work on anything in a confined space anymore with no sun. I cant wait until this weather breaks so I can roll my machines out and work in the driveway again!

 

I was rolling the lawn last year April 14th and it doesn't look like the snow will even melt by that time this year :wtf:


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Posted March 27, 2015 - 06:48 PM

Nope haven't done anything..

 

Still have 4 foot of snow in front of the barn. I've been wanting to work on my GT 17 and try to get it running but to darn cold!

although starting April first it's supposed to be nice.

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Edited by JohnMC, March 27, 2015 - 06:48 PM.

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Posted March 27, 2015 - 06:51 PM

Nope, just to cold yet!!



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Posted March 27, 2015 - 06:53 PM

I'm in NorthEast Oklahoma, does that count?



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Posted March 27, 2015 - 06:56 PM

I'm in NorthEast Oklahoma, does that count?

Everything counts for something! I'm in NorthWest Oklahoma.  Things are really greening up.  Peach trees are blooming.



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Posted March 27, 2015 - 06:57 PM

I'm in NorthEast Oklahoma, does that count?

 

I guess I'm focusing on all the guys who generally get decent snowfalls each year.


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Posted March 27, 2015 - 07:06 PM

I'm having a hard time thinking about gardening this year , still have ice and snow around the yard . Going down below freezing tonight but no snow
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Posted March 27, 2015 - 07:26 PM

Snow is gone but rainy and icky



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Posted March 27, 2015 - 07:37 PM

I'm in the North east of  ......... Michigan, and there is still snow and frost....... Just had to do that.                                                                       Roger



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Posted March 27, 2015 - 07:39 PM

   went straight from snow to mud here.  the only thing I have done so far this year has been to snow blow and get stuck in the mud last week trying to get firewood !! winter wont quit this year and I have had enough !!  supposed to be near 60 end of next week.

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Posted March 27, 2015 - 07:45 PM

Maybe this weekend drag one out like hank said it's a rainy muddy mess

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Posted March 27, 2015 - 08:27 PM

North east Canada count in , if so I am under 5 to 6 feet of snow, but it's melting as temperatures rise above freezing mark, but not by much.
I was plowing my garden two years ago on April first and had potatoes planted by the third week of April that year. I doubt I will be plowing before middle of May this year. Noel
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Posted March 27, 2015 - 08:50 PM

Norf East Norf Dakoota, dat count?  I'm bout to scream and pull my hair out.  2nd day in a row, we have that ugly, nasty white fluffy frozen stuff coming down.  I'm going through seed catalogs, getting garden tools ready, but NOOOOOOO, freaking ugly white stuff......



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Posted March 27, 2015 - 10:10 PM

Combination of still some snow/mud here in Eaton, NY, funny thing is just 20miles away in Vernon there's not much snow yet.  Temps supposed to be in the 50's late next week and in the high 40's from there.



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Posted March 27, 2015 - 10:33 PM

It was 71f yesterday for a bit.Finished rewiring the old sears and took it up in the trail and pulled firewood logs down to the house.Today it got down to 31f and we got some snow flurries.

 

Weather is driving me nuts.Cold as heck then warm enough for t shirts then cold and snowing the next day.






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