A good snowfall now and then helps to test the limits of our resources. You never know if you are prepared for disruptions until you are disrupted. Here are some hints to help things go smoothly when there are real possibilities that they might not otherwise.
The new 15 and 25 series snow pushers from Land Pride are available in 3 popular sizes.
How fast climate change will require you and your descendants to move north in order to keep farming and gardening a serious question you should be asking yourself.
Winter has it's challenges, but the snow-capped beauty and the adventure of living simply amongst it makes it more than worth it.
Clearing away snow has just gotten a charge from Snow Joe, the leading US supplier of over 140 products for snow removal and other seasonal needs. I got my hands on their latest innovation, a cordless snow blower powered by a 40-volt lithium ion battery, and compared it to their top-selling cord-based electric snow thrower.
Using snowshoes to keep our paths and trails open as the snow piles up.
Snow in the mountains is different than snow found at lower elevations.
We enjoy sledding and snowshoeing in the winter as outdoor activities.
On a snowy winter morning, the kitchen table becomes the grand cathedral of a home. It is the place of family, song, wood fires, community and love as we wait for spring.
Participate this year in the annual Christmas Bird Count from December 14, 2012 - January 5, 2013 and help scientists understand how bird populations have changed over the past century.
How we live in the mountains during the winter.
Choose smarter features for better results.
Tips for snow removal around your house and down the road.
How we cope with heavy snow in the mountains.
We wade through deep snow to trim limbs and cut dead trees and nothing goes to waste.
What we do on snow days in the mountains when it is snowing hard outside.
How important our tractor and snow thrower are in keeping us from getting snowed in. Our local cooperative.
Cam shares the "joys" of a living in a house with a metal roof.
Tips for driving safely and saving gas during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
Removing large quantities of snow. For more on how we cope with snow check out our personal blog at www.brucecarolcabin.blogspot.com where we post regular updates on our life here on the mountain.
Earth Gauge describes the links between geography and weather during Geography Awareness Week.
Worksaver, Inc. introduces new clamp-on snow blades, ideal for compact tractors with non-quick attach buckets.
KIOTI Tractor is pleased to announce the expansion of their popular implement and attachment lines.
Celebrate Meatless Monday with this sweet, tangy spring risotto.
A typical winter morning chore - cleaning off the solar panels.
Hear the sleigh bells ringing in this week’s Photo of the Week. Remember to submit your own pictures, and you could be the next Photo of the Week!
The new L3200 and L3800 deliver extra horsepower providing superior and efficient performance. Both models come equipped with either a gear-drive or three-range HST and an ample 10-gallon fuel tank, providing excellent efficiency.
When it's -30 degrees outside you can make your own snow!
Get a great idea for a bird feeder in this week’s Photo of the Week. Keep submitting your photos every week for a chance to be the Photo of the Week!
Take a look at winter in this week’s Photo of the Week. Remember to submit your own pictures, and you could be the next Photo of the Week!
Built tough for farmers, landscapers, ranchers construction companies and homeowners these unique implements give an added versatility to bucket loaders.
Eco-friendly device quietly and quickly removes snow without the emissions, noise and strain.
A front-mounted snowblower with a 72-inch cutting width is now available for Bobcat compact tractors. The new snowblower joins front-mounted models with 49- and 62-inch cutting widths introduced last year.
Dogsleds are clean, green and run on renewable energy.
You can find joy and delight in the season of cold and snow.