Spotlight on David (Boss Hog) Bennett

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Spotlight on David (Boss Hog) Bennett

Postby Cecil » Tue Nov 17, 2009 6:16 am

Name? David Michael Bennett AKA Boss Hog
Age? 54
State/Province of residence? Viriginia
Marital Status? M
-- How many years (if married)? Long Time
-- Wife's name (if married)? Joyce
Children?
-- Boys/Girls? Korin 26 , Michael 22 and Timmy 20
-- Ages?
Grand Children?
-- Boys/Girls?
-- Ages?
Great Grand Children?
-- Boys/Girls?
-- Ages?
Do you have any pets? Yes Rat terriors Dixie, Daysey , Percillia, and A lab Candy
-- Names, breeds, etc.
Line of work? Sports Field Mgr. for Longwood University
Retired or working? Working
Degree's/Licenses/Certificates?

TRACTOR RELATED QUESTIONS
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Tractors and models owned? 8 Cubs, 2 140s, a 154 , many Cub Cadets A 460D
-- Any other type of farm equipment?
-- Combines?
-- Trailers?
-- Hay balers?
-- etc...
Are your tractors used for show or working? working tractors
How much Land do you work (Acres)? 15 or so
What was your first tractor experience (does not have to be a Farmall or Cub)? I was allowed to snake the tobacco to the barn with a 8 N ford
What is your Cub's primary work? Planting and cultivating
What is the favorite Cub of all which you have owned and why? I like em all
What first sparked your interest in owning a Cub? I bought a junk cub for my son to put Christmas light on, It snowballed from there
What task/use of your Cub provides the most enjoyable seat time? Planting corn
Favorite thing you like about Cub's and Cadets? EZ to work on and handle
Describe your most satisfying or frustrating experience working on your own or someone else's Cub? I like to see the look in there eyes when it fires up fot the first time.
Do you host or participate in CubFests, Cubarama, Mini-CubFests? How so? I have a Cub fest here as well as a one day fest every year

OTHER ENJOYABLE ACTIVITIES
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What other hobbies do you enjoy? Raise hogs
Do you hunt or fish?
-- What is your favorite game? poker
What is your favorite Sport? Nascar racing
-- Do you have a favorite Sports team? The cheverlots
Favorite Book?
Favorite Movie? Kelleys Heroes
Favorite Actor/Actress? Clint Eastwood
Magazine(s) you subscribe to?
Favorite outdoor activity? Feeding the hogs, sometimes I will sit there for hours just watching them
Do you maintain a garden? Yes
-- How large? serveral acres
-- What vegetables to you grow? Corn, pototoes, cucumbers, squash, cabbage, peas. tomatoes, turnups , sweet potatoes, peppers, beets, onions, watermellon
and a host of others
Do you maintain a personal orchard? no
-- Type of fruit grown?
What is your favorite Quote or saying? it is what it is
Do you have any immediate goals in your life? Live each day one day at a time

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Re: Spotlight on David (Boss Hog) Bennett

Postby redfin » Tue Nov 17, 2009 7:46 am

Thanks for sharing that with us David. :D Glad to know yiou just alittle better now :!:

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Re: Spotlight on David (Boss Hog) Bennett

Postby John(videodoc) » Tue Nov 17, 2009 7:58 am

Thanks for sharing Dave.

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Re: Spotlight on David (Boss Hog) Bennett

Postby Bill E Bob » Tue Nov 17, 2009 10:10 am

Now I know you a bit better "Boss" :)

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Re: Spotlight on David (Boss Hog) Bennett

Postby ToddW » Tue Nov 17, 2009 10:24 am

I just watched Kelly's hero's on AMC last week on Veterans Day. Haven't seen it for a number of years. Great movie indeed.

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Re: Spotlight on David (Boss Hog) Bennett

Postby Bill Hudson » Tue Nov 17, 2009 10:31 am

Great bio, David. Enjoyed it.

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Re: Spotlight on David (Boss Hog) Bennett

Postby Hengy » Tue Nov 17, 2009 10:51 am

Thanks for posting your spotlight, David. It is nice to know you and I really appreciate all of the help you have given me over the years with my tractor (now plural).

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Re: Spotlight on David (Boss Hog) Bennett

Postby CapeCodCubs » Tue Nov 17, 2009 6:22 pm

Now I know why ya got dressed up for your profile pix. Thanks for answering my questions and providing advice to others.
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Re: Spotlight on David (Boss Hog) Bennett

Postby cubguy's dad » Tue Nov 17, 2009 7:27 pm

Dave

Thanks for the bio, it was great for Kyle and I to meet you last Feb.

We are hoping to make your Cubfest in 2010

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Re: Spotlight on David (Boss Hog) Bennett

Postby Joe Malinowski » Tue Nov 17, 2009 8:26 pm

That was a good bit of info David. You know us yankees forget that NASCAR is a sport, just kidding,. Hope to see you again in the near distant future.
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Re: Spotlight on David (Boss Hog) Bennett

Postby daddydip » Wed Nov 18, 2009 12:52 am

david bennett, thanks for sharing.........54 great age :big afro:
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Re: Spotlight on David (Boss Hog) Bennett

Postby dakcub » Wed Nov 18, 2009 9:34 am

great bio..but it made me hungry for bacon...thanks for sharing
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Re: Spotlight on David (Boss Hog) Bennett

Postby VinceD » Fri Nov 20, 2009 7:18 pm

Thanks, Dave, for a very interesting bio. Glad to know you better. :D :D
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Re: Spotlight on David (Boss Hog) Bennett

Postby ScottyD'sdad » Fri Nov 20, 2009 9:20 pm

Nice Bio, Mr. Boss. Ed
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Re: Spotlight on David (Boss Hog) Bennett

Postby Rob in NH » Mon Nov 23, 2009 6:43 pm

thank for sharing your bio dave and thank for all the help you give us.
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