Squirrel-Proof Bird Feeder Pole, Walnut Hulling, and Other Country Lore

A Connecticut man who improvised a squirrel-proof bird feeder pole and an Ohio man who came up with a walnut hulling method that kept his finger clean are among the contributors profiled in this installment of an ongoing feature.

144 country lore - electric fence guard
Place a section of garden hose over the wire when you need to pass safely across an active electric fence.
PHYLLIS HUBBARD