|Our neighbor tells us this was a mud wallow for pigs a few years back. That explains a lot.|
|To give you an idea just how much water is trapped in the clay, this post hole was almost full of water within an hour of being drilled. Geesh!|
|Jack going at it with the hand auger.|
Then, the truck got stuck.
Then we pulled out the heavy machinery.
|Having fun while daddy gets the skid loader detached from the earth.|
I wasn't much help wrangling kids while trying to push the helpless Bobcat out of the sinkhole. Our elderly neighbor strode over and with a bit of effort and wisdom, the Bobcat popped out of the muck.
|At least the girls thought it was fun playing in the ruts.|