Added by on 2018-06-02

It’s finally time for Pa Mac to add a few finishing touches to his new workshop, hang his tools up, and settle in to this old fashioned pole barn, made with homemade lumber using a chainsaw mill. This 6th installment of the Building a Pole Barn series is the 12th episode which brings to an end volume one of The Farm Hand’s Companion Show. Be sure and subscribe to the Farm Hand’s Companion channel to keep up with the progress as Pa Mac takes an undeveloped piece of property and turns it into a small subsistence farm. Watch for new episodes as often as Pa Mac can crank ’em out and still run a farm. (As long as he’s alive and kicking, he’s most assuredly farming and filming!) Also visit http://www.farmhandscompanion.com to find articles, posts, photographs, and encouragement for today’s self-sufficient farm or homestead. Video Rating: / 5 Related PostsOld-fashioned Pole Barn, Pt 4 – Framing the Roof – The Farm Hand’s Companion Show, ep 9Building a Small Log Chicken House – The Farm Hand’s Companion Show, ep 10Homemade Lumber for the Small Farm or Homestead – The Farm Hand’s Companion Show, ep 5Planting Heirloom Apple Trees on the Small Farm – The Farm Hand’s Companion Show, ep 7Clearing Land for Farming or Homesteading – The Farm Hand’s Companion Show, ep 2The Itsy Farm Barn Gets a New Roof

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19 Comments

  • joemc111 1 month ago

    Great information

  • Apollo Fox 1 month ago

    You are a FREAKING WIZARD!

  • Rusty Shackleford 1 month ago

    wow. i really enjoyed this video.

    thank you.

  • p kerit 1 month ago

    Aintchu sposed to peel the bark off the battens so the bugs dont git in there? And dont the nails in the battens sposed to go in the crack between the boards so the boards can shrink without cracking?? Asking fer a friend 🙂

  • Bobcat93 1 month ago

    What an awesome series!!! Thank you so much for making it ..I love it..

  • Country Bumpkin Homestead 1 month ago

    From one Arkansan to other, I'm glad I found your channel. You build an amazing workshop. I subscribed to your channel. And I'd like to invite you to check mine out. THANKS!

  • richardpearcey 1 month ago

    Started watching your shop build video while my wife watched tv. No sound so I wouldn’t interfere with her show. But I couldn’t stop. Had to see you finish. Loved it. Want to build my own. BRAVO. I AM A FAN.

  • Jason Plant 1 month ago

    So great! I watched all the episodes in order.mesmerized the whole time.

  • family:/ 1 month ago

    I also live in arkansas, how do you get all those pesky little rocks out of your gsrden??

  • Trey Hodge 1 month ago

    I like that version of a old tune called cluck ol hen

  • Georgio Daher 1 month ago

    i love ur style man

  • Richard Britt 1 month ago

    That was the answer I was hoping for. Most of the trees I have access to are cedar, oak (red and white), hickory and if God is willing, some walnut. My biggest challenge will be to dig in this Arkansas dirt then lifting 32 foot polls. Might just wear me out.

  • Richard Britt 1 month ago

    I have watched all your videos on the barn. I've started to collect my polls from a friend down the road. The longer ones will be center support for a two story, took out my mailbox with last load LOL, they were 17 feet longer than my trailer. Anyway, question I have ie when you cut your lumber, did you dry your boards or nail them up fresh cut and green? Thank you

  • Coastal Coyote 1 month ago

    … strangely this was great. I don't have any property. Why am I even watching this??

  • John Flynn 1 month ago

    I thoroughly enjoyed these videos – Thanks

  • Ronnie Pate 1 month ago

    Thanks for the video . Good time's

  • john cocking 1 month ago

    What a different take on a video showing the progress of just what it takes to make it work.
    Thanks so much I enjoyed it a lot. Seems I just found your channel. I subscribed and look for others which are here for me to see. Thanks John in Pensacola

  • Vocho's Granja 1 month ago

    Wow, what a piece of art. The video, editing, music, acting, the snake, the dog, the pole barn and the work. Thank you.

  • robster6888 1 month ago

    you sir, quite simply, are an inspiration!