Farm machinery can be complicated, and even if it’s not, you might forget how to perform infrequent maintenance tasks. Manuals are the best resource for operational and other data.
These DIY guidelines provide plans for building an old-fashioned stone boat, which can be used to remove large rocks or other debris from fields.
Deep snow can make it impractical or impossible to move equipment until spring. Here’s some advice on parking various pieces of farm equipment in the best locations.
Do you have the right stuff? Agriculture expert Carol Ekarius shares her list of essential tools and equipment that every hobby farm should have.
Websites such as craigslist can often lead you to the used farm equipment that you need or want, but it can take diligence, patience and careful searching.