powder wedge

VINTAGE POWDER WEDGE SPLITS LOGS OLD SCHOOL STYLE

Tired of splitting logs with an ax, wedge or maul? Well so were the farmers and homesteaders of times past. Check out the powder wedge that used black powder to split logs in the most epic manner. Back in the early 20th century an invention made log splitting much easier. It was the powder wedge. […]

chicken predators

HOMESTEADING KNOW HOW: SAFE GUARDING CHICKENS FROM PREDATORS

So you want your own chickens? Well there are plenty of critters that want them too. Here are my tips to keep the chicken flock loss free. Many of us have notice chickens wandering around in front yards while driving through the country. Maybe your neighbor’s free range chickens come to visit your yard too. […]