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Old 08-20-2010, 02:13 PM   #1
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Best way to build a "drag" or harrow

What do you guys use to drag your fields and split up the poo? I need some ideas! Pics would be nice too!
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Old 08-20-2010, 04:28 PM   #2
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I pull an old box spring behind the tractor or the truck with a couple of cement blocks on it for weight.

A chunk of chain link fence can also work.
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Old 08-20-2010, 04:42 PM   #3
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I use actual harrows.

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Old 08-20-2010, 08:12 PM   #4
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I've seen all kinds of handmade ones....even ones made out of pieces of chain link fence attached to a 4x4 that has a chain to pull it with. I've also seen tires strung together used as a harrow. I have a smaller-ish harrow that I can pull behind our rhino. works great in our arena too!
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Old 08-21-2010, 05:05 AM   #5
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I use the chain link. But I tie a pallet on top with some cinder blocks for weight. Works great. I dump my manure in my work area. Keeps the footing soft for them.
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Old 08-21-2010, 08:52 AM   #6
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I use chain link fence, frame it and throw a few cinder blocks on it for weight, it breaks up all the manure and spreads evenly and doesn't tear up the pastures.
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I have a tine harrow that I use...have used the chain link gates with weight on them...
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