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John Deere Hayloader

This is the first video in a series on some of our farm equipment we’ve restored. We originally did this project in 2015. An article about this project was published in the Spring 2016 (Volume 40, Issue 2) Small Farmer’s … Continue reading

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Hay Trolley and grapple

So, in our endeavor to put up loose hay, a few things we acquired quite a while ago was a hay trolley and grapple. The hay trolley runs on a track suspended at the peak of the barn and is … Continue reading

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Restored John Deere Hayloader

As Virginia would say,”Do you know when to buy a hayloader? When you find a hayloader”. As it happens, our John Deere hayloader was the first implement we bought, back in 2011. It sat alongside U.S. 395 for years just … Continue reading

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Rebuilt Hay Wagon

In our quest to build up our equipment inventory, we decided to look for a hay wagon. We know we’ll need one, so we figured now is the time. Thanks Craigslist! Through Craigslist, we found a running gear for sale. … Continue reading

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