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Constructing concrete fence posts – Part 4 – Finishing the project – Entry #217

When it was all said and done – I felt a sense of satisfaction My last three entries on the subject of [...]

By |September 22nd, 2013|Building Projects|0 Comments

Constructing concrete fence posts – Part 3 – corner & gate posts – Entry #216

Wooden gates on concrete posts and header Steel post braces Bolts and hinges were set into [...]

By |September 14th, 2013|Building Projects|0 Comments

Constructing concrete fence posts – Part 2 – Entry #215

I learned by trial and error (mainly error) how rich to mix my cement so the posts wouldn’t crack [...]

By |September 4th, 2013|Agriculture, Building Projects|0 Comments

Constructing concrete fence posts – Part 1 – Entry #214

Concrete fence posts protecting our vineyard at Timber Butte Fence posts made by my great-grandfather surrounded the old family [...]

By |August 26th, 2013|Agriculture, Building Projects, Food Production|0 Comments

The Miracle of time – Entry #213

Nancy was weeding in the vineyard What a difference a little time can make in the development of any small farmstead; both [...]

By |August 16th, 2013|Agriculture, Country Living Reflections|0 Comments

Coming back to the Timber Butte Journal – Entry #212

Meanwhile back on the ranch I realize it’s been awhile since we’ve been contributing to the Timber Butte Homestead [...]

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