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Old 01-08-2012, 02:42 PM
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Congrats Krazy! I do love a challenge ;-)
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Old 01-08-2012, 03:22 PM
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Old 01-08-2012, 08:48 PM
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Old 01-09-2012, 08:17 PM
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Here are some more pics from another cranberry bog we just did some clearing at:

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Old 01-09-2012, 09:05 PM
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Nice. Love the new machine.
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Old 01-09-2012, 09:54 PM
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Andrew, looks good. Question, what is the benfit for the cranberry bog owners? Is this on the back side of bog? Is it area to be developed into a bog?

Also thanks for the help on the 30ac job Ill have to tel you the story sometime you'll get a good chuckle out of how dumb people are.

keep up the good work
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Old 01-09-2012, 10:13 PM
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The benefit is they get air movement, more light, and less seeding on the bogs. This particular area was on a sand bank the bog owner is going to mine out, so it was more of a straight land clearing project than a "vegetation management" project.

I'm interested in hearing this story...
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How long did that take to clear? Would throwing a bucket on the hoe and then clearing that way been faster?
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Old 01-10-2012, 12:17 AM
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Looks like winter is hitting you guys pretty hard down there...
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Old 01-10-2012, 06:06 AM
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Coopers, that hillside (plus double the area behind the machine), took me 8 hrs to clear. If I went the bucket route, by the time I had finished clearing, stacking, grinding (we can't burn here), and then smoothing out the ground frim ripping everything out, I would easily have had double to triple the time involved in that project. Not to mention the cost would have been very high since I would have had to bring a grinder in.

Sean- I love our "tropical" winter. Just picked up another big clearing project that we are starting next week since the weather has been so cooperative.
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