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Offer: Astro Truck Cap for Long Bed Pickup (2 miles north of Chelsea) - This Astro brand truck cap fit our 1997 F-250 Ford pickup (which we no longer own). It is in very good condition. We have the attachment clamps as well.
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Offer: Garden Hose Guides (2 miles north of Chelsea) Gifted - I have 10 of these garden hose guides. They are made of heavy plastic. You put the pointed end into the edge of a garden bed. The top part fits into the part in the ground and can swivel: they are used to allow the hose to be guided around the edge or corner of a flower bed so that it doesn't mess up the plants.
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Offer: Breast Milk Bottles/supplies (2 miles north of Chelsea) - From my daughter, I have 11 Snappies breast milk containers, 4 Snappies lids with closure disks, 10 Avent baby bottle nipples, 1 box of Avent 10 breast milk storage cups and lids (new but box has been opened), 1 new sealed 15 oz container of Johnson's lavender baby powder (cornstarch kind), new unopened box of 5 8-10 llb diapers, and 1 dishwasher container for washing baby bottle rings and nipples.
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Offer: Well-composted Horse Manure (2 miles north of Chelsea) Expired - We have lots of well-composted horse manure available. This is a good time to add it to your vegetable gardens or perennial or shrub borders. No contact necessary! We can dump it in a pile on our driveway for you to shovel into your bags or bins OR my husband can load it into your trailer or pickup with the tractor. Let me know if you are interested. Offer: Brown Paper Packing Material (2 miles north of Chelsea) Gifted - I have about a large garbage bag amount of the brown paper packing material. Some is the paper in 15"strips and some is the crimped 12" wide lengths. This stuff is great for packing boxes to mail. Easy porch pickup. Offer: Electrical Insulators (2 miles north of Chelsea) Gifted - These were left on our property a few years ago by Consumer's Energy. So I am assuming they no longer want them. They are yours if you want them!
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Offer: Dusty Pink Chrysanthemums to Share N. of Chelsea Expired - I have a lovely dusty pink chrysanthemum to share. It seems to be the only one that is happy in my flower beds. It starts blooming in September and is still going strong. It likes to spread out so every few years I have to give some away. It transplants easily. It looks like the varieties named 'Grandchild' or 'Cheryl Pink'. Offer: Well-composted Horse Manure N of Chelsea Expired - We have well-composted horse manure available. Late fall is a good time to apply compost to your gardens, flower beds and shrub borders. We can help you put it in bags or bins or load it into your pickup or trailer with our tractor. We live about 2 miles north of Chelsea. Offer: Montana Silversmiths Western Show Buckle N. of Chelsea Expired - This is a "cowgirl" Western horseback riding show buckle in very good condition. It has a few very minor scratches. Used a few times. Offer: Hudson Trombone Tree and Shrub Sprayer, N of Chelsea Expired - I have a barely used Hudson Trombone Tree and Shrub Sprayer to give away. We used it to spray our apple trees for a year or two. It is still sold so you can look it up on-line. This is the type where one end sits in a bucket of solution and the spray wand at the other end. Offer: Rollease 23" Woven Vinyl Roll-up Shade N. of Chelsea Expired - This is a 23" wide Rollease woven vinyl roll-up shade.It has loop chain pull. It is in excellent condition. The color is a light tan/gray color. It matches the 6' one that I also posted. All the brackets are included. Offer: Rollease 6' Woven Vinyl Roll-up Shade N. of Chelsea Gifted - This roll-up shade has been over a sliding glass door inside our house for a number of years. It is in excellent condition. The shade is a woven vinyl in sort of tan/gray color. This is the type of shade with a chain loop and clutch mechanism. Brackets included. Offer: Two Gallons of Turquoise Valspar Interior Paint: N. of Chelsea Gifted - I have two gallons of Valspar bright turquoise paint that is several years old. My daughter used it to paint her then-bedroom. I have used older latex paint with no problems. Offer: Desk Chair, N. of Chelsea Expired - I have a basic desk chair on wheels. It can be adjusted for height and the back rest can be moved up and down and closer or further from the seat. Unlike fancier ones, doing these adjustments requires getting out of the seat and turning knobs. The fabric is gray and is in good condition. We do have dogs so if you dog allergies, this isn't the chair for you. Offer: Many Years of Trains, Model Railroader, Model RR Craftsman Magazines Expired - My husband has finally decided to get rid of his large collection of trains magazines: Trains, Model Railroader, Model RR Craftsman and probably others. I'd love for you to take all of them or whatever amount you can handle. ;-) We live a couple of miles north of Chelsea. Offer: Two Bags of Styrofoam Peanuts, N. of Chelsea Gifted - I have two full plastic grocery bags of Styrofoam peanuts, great for holiday shipping. Easy porch pickup. Offer: English Hunt Coat and Blouse N. of Chelsea Gifted - I have an English traditional navy hunt show coat by Devon-aire and a pink English show blouse with extra collar. Both are about women's size 14 and are in excellent condition. Offer: Canning Jars, N. of Chelsea Gifted - I have 12 quart and 12 pint and 12 1/2-pint canning jars to give away. No rings. Just not canning that much now. Offer: Underbed Rubbermaid storage tote N. of Chelsea Gifted - I no longer need this nice Rubbermaid hinged-lid storage tote. It is 25" x 16" x 6". Pale blue. Offer: Official HP Ink 564 Ink Cartridges, N of Chelsea Gifted - I have a complete set (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, photo black and the other black) of official sealed HP 564 ink cartridges. I bought them for my former printer right before it died (of course!). Offer: Rustic Signs for Party N. of Chelsea Expired - My clever son-in-law made charming signs on pallet wood for his and my daughter's wedding at our farm last summer. There are 7 signs: Bonfire, Water, Dancing, Bar, Ceremony, Games, Bug spray & Sunscreen. I have put a photo in the Photos section. Offer: Plants to Give Away- N of Chelsea Gifted - I have some plants that have expanded beyond my need for them. They are: Golden Alexander (Zizia aurea)-this is a native Michigan plant that is very pretty. Needs mostly full sun, gets about 2' tall with bright yellow flowers. In rich soil, it self-seeds a lot. In less rich soil, not so much. Zig zag goldenrod (Solidago flexicaulis) another native Michigan plant that unlike most goldenrods is happy in some shade. It gets about 2' tall with little yellow flowers along the stem. Likes to self seed. Variegated Solomon's seal (Polygonatum odoratum var. pluriflorum 'Variegatum') This is a non-native Solomon's seal. Very pretty. Grows in shade and likes to spread. Obedient Plant (Physostegia virginiana) a pink cultivated variety whose name I don't know. This plant gets to be about 2' tall with a pink flower stalk. It prefers mostly sun and can get very aggressive in rich soil. Nice for an area that you don't mind it spreading. Offer: 12 oz. Amber Beer Bottles for Home Brewers Expired - My husband makes beer and got a large number of bottles for our daughter's wedding last summer. He no longer needs all these bottles. These are clean 12 oz. amber (brown) beer bottles with no labels. We have a total of 48 to give away but you can take fewer. Offer: Healthy Rosemary Plant N of Chelsea Gifted - I have a really healthy about 2 foot tall rosemary plant to give away. It has been growing in my garden all summer and needs to be potted up (which I will do) and brought inside. Offer: Composted Horse Manure N. of Chelsea Expired - Fall is a great time to fertilize your vegetable garden or perennial or shrub borders. We have well-composted horse manure available. We can load it into your pickup or trailer with our tractor or you can bring bags or bins. Offer: Canning Jars N. of Chelsea Gifted - I have a box of 2 wide-mouth quart canning jars and 13 small-mouth pint and 12-oz size jars with the screw-on lids. (The 2 wide mouth do not have lids.) Getting out of vegetable gardening and therefore, canning. Offer: Walnut Logs SE of Chelsea Expired - My daughter sold a big walnut in her front yard and the buyer left a number of good sized branches (some more than 12" in diameter). I was hoping some wood workers might be interested. Let me know. Offer: 120 Frosted Votive Candle Holders: N of Chelsea Expired - We have 120 frosted votive candle holders all boxed up; about 18 of them have white candles in them. Been in my daughter's garage for a while. Offer: Chain link Three-Dog Kennel N. of Chelsea Gifted - We have just taken apart a three-dog kennel made out of that chain link fence material. Each kennel is 4' wide by 10' long and 6' tall. While there are the connectors for a divider between two of the sections, we don't have that one 10' by 6' panel. The metal is in excellent condition (not rusted). Ours was screwed into a concrete pad. This will all fit in the back of a pickup truck. We need it taken from here by 4 p.m. on Friday as we are having a wedding here. You are welcome to come look ahead of time to see if it meets your needs. Offer: Canning Jars and Lids N of Chelsea Gifted - I have a bunch of canning jars that I don't need: 1 box of 9 brand new unopened 4 oz jars. The box of 12 has been opened but the 9 that are left are unused with their rings and new lids. There are also about 4 quart jars, some new lids and some plastic refrigerator lids for canning jars.