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Cone advantage

Using a tree to suspend rooster for retirement.

It's possible to retire a rooster without a bucket or cone....but not recommended.

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About us: Anna Hess and Mark Hamilton spent over a decade living self-sufficiently in the mountains of Virginia before moving north to start over from scratch in the foothills of Ohio. They've experimented with permaculture, no-till gardening, trailersteading, home-based microbusinesses and much more, writing about their adventures in both blogs and books.

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We have always just put two nails in a stump about 3/4 an inch apart, just so the neck fits but the head don't slid out, sharpen the hatchet and one blow severs the neck. You can hold them but if it's grassy just let them go and fill the wheelbarrow when your done.
Comment by wewally Sat Mar 24 14:00:09 2018

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