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    Mowing with a mmm do you mow over your grass clippings?

    I have a similar device from Bad Boy that I use on my ZTR, mainly for mulching leaves in the fall. Money well spent. Steve
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    Crossbow herbicide Vs. Rural King "Crossroad" herbicide

    Identical active ingredients (and less expensive): From Crossbow label: Steve
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    Why women live longer than men illustrated ....

    Why women live longer than men illustrated .... in 6 seconds.:) Twitter Steve
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    Weed & brush spraying

    Using a wick rope applicator with undiluted 41% glyphosate or diluted 25-50% would be more practical.:) Let the ivy leaf out and then use the applicator. Hand Wick Applicator 2 Of Rope Surface | Agri Supply 25219 Steve
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    Florida man runs for his life as neighbor chases him in tractor

    So, we have armchair jurists speculating about the culpability of the tractor driver, not unlike "pallet theorists" speculating about the purpose of "pallets in fields." Per Sherlock Holmes: "It is a capital mistake to theorize in advance of the facts." What do we know about the scene of...
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    Florida man runs for his life as neighbor chases him in tractor

    Here's the mugshot of the tractor driver from 72-year-old Florida man charged after allegedly chasing man with tractor - Orlando Sentinel. "Howell Lamar Morris, 72, was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon on June 19, 2018 in St. Johns County, Florida. (St. Johns County...
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    Giant Hogweed

    There have been two recent threads dealing with the eradication of Japanese knotweed. I've been battling that pest, along with two other invasive plant species -- Chinese privet and multiflora rose. I've just read about giant hogweed spreading in the US. It makes those invasive plant species...
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    Silo Art

    Well, I get to see the Peachoid when I travel between SC and NC on I-85.:) Steve
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    Deere sues AGCO

    From Deere Legal Battle Highlights Race for $24 Billion Farm Tech Market - Bloomberg This should be a gold mine for ag. engineers serving as expert witnesses.:) Steve
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    When does abandoned equipment become "yard art"?

    This isn't it, but I haven't seen an upright piano repurposed as a flower planter in the front yard of a home in Seneca SC. Steve
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    Are rural king tractors yanmars?

    An interesting question. List of oldest companies in the United States - Wikipedia contains a list of US companies with roots that date back hundreds of years, but alas, no tractor companies. ;) Even companies with production histories can produce "duds" now and then. Steve
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    Is this supposed to happen?

    Is this what you want to see? Steve
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    Is this supposed to happen?

    When it comes to the topic of this thread, I am at the origin in this graph of the Dunning-Kruger effect -- I have no expertise in the topic and I know it. Steve