Spike -vs- Woodpile

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Sunday 30 March, 2014 by Uncle Spike

Every farm has a woodpile, and this one is no exception. After pruning, lopping, chopping and trimming, our trees have given us enough wood for next winter. However, logs don’t come ready-chopped, or ready-stacked – that’s where sunny spring days, the old cut-off jeans, work-boots and dangerous toys come into play…

Step One – Assemble woodpile over winter

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Step Two – Lonesome farm-worker needs a cutting aid

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Step Three – Start to snap, bowsaw cut, break or chainsaw

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Step Four – Create large pile of assorted cut up wood

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Step Five – Scrape up all the sawdust and woodchips for the flower beds!

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Step Six – Restack logs and leave a few piles of kindling to dry over summer

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ANOTHER JOB SORTED 🙂

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9 thoughts on “Spike -vs- Woodpile

  1. […] the kindling wood that was cut and left to dry back at the end of March… well it’s now time to bag it up before the rains […]

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  2. fredrieka says:

    lots of work momwithoutpaws is starting to groom brotherwithoutpaws to start to help when he comes to visit.

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  3. Ninna says:

    … and very well done! 🙂

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  4. Farming is not an easy thing, right?

    I am feeling it now 🙂

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