It’s a serious problem when the waterline freezes and 40 heifers are standing beside an empty tank.
Well pump in the cellar of the abandoned farmhouse at its best is a mess to describe it bluntly accurate.
Promising for years that there was going to be a new system installed, but always a procrastinator still nothing had been done when this winter came.
With electricity-taping pipes, heat lamps and hay bales around crevices, there have been winters without freeze-up. But, the first extreme cold came this year, before necessity preparations were made.