Monday, September 6, 2010

A Little Manual Labor

Limey deserves a little pat on the back for digging all the post holes for our paddock fence by hand. He initially rented a post hole digger, but it didn't work very well so he went back to using a shovel.

The first day was hard but after Earl passed through, the wet ground made digging a lot easier and the job was soon finished.

Today he'll be putting up the wire for the fence and hopefully starting on the coop.

Now I need to find us some chickens!




3 comments:

  1. I can see the chickens and goats running around already!

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  2. They look some good sized posts- couldnt quite make out what you are putting in..is it both chickens and goats?

    Thats a good days work hand digging those post holes and ramming the soil back up, so well done to the labourer...

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  3. Chickens on one side, goats on the other. We are going to add more paddocks to rotate the goats through.

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