A little farm update for you all. Things are going well. It’s a lot of getting ready to get ready. Laying plastic mulch, setting up irrigation, seeding stuff all to get ready to plant. After every thing is planted, you have to tend it for months before it’s time to harvest. Then finally you can enjoy the literal fruits (or vegetables) of your labors. Continue reading

First Frost

Some mornings I wake up and immediately check the weather. Other days I just get dressed and go knowing that it really doesn’t matter. The pigs need to be fed, the eggs gathered and the cows moved whether it is scorching hot or freezing cold, pouring rain or blowing gale-force winds. Today I checked. And this is what I saw: Continue reading