In episode two of Back 40, I make the first habitat improvements on the property. But before I put plow to dirt, I call in some experts to get their take on what I should do. I also battle a stubborn mower, rutted up trails, and a swarm of angry bees. As Ben O’Brien put it, “The Back 40 is a bad mother.”

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