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Planting Willow Cuttings

willow cutting I want to make a fedge – a fence hedge – a natural fence that is created by weaving trees together as saplings so they grow into an impenetrable fence. I am going to do this by mixing willow, osage orange, and honey locust seeds together. in 4-5 years I will have a bull strong […] Continue reading →

What is a Brush Hook

Brush Axe I am clearing land at dual homestead in order to turn some scrub land into productive pasture. Unfortunately thorn bush and vines have taken hold and I need a long handled brush hook to get up under the vines to cut them down without getting cut up myself. I have owned several versions of Brush […] Continue reading →