It is with both excitement and some sadness that I share with you the news that our farmstead is now officially for sale. We are sad to be leaving our home, friends and family, but we are excited to begin our ‘retirement’ adventure in Vermont (stay tuned for future installments). UPDATE: We have just changed […]
This past fall we reached a fork in our path. There were many things that led us to the ‘fork’. The loss of two of our farm dogs in the spring and summer. The realization that we would probably need to change our farm business model in order to increase our profit margin. The fact […]
We are raising chicks (for laying) for the first time. We got our previous hens as pullets, so this is a new and exciting experience for us. I love the sound of their cheeping and our rooster, Bullock, seems to know they are here because he hasn’t stopped crowing since they arrived. Bullock the Rooster […]
First squash bloom of the spring. (This is a test of the WordPress mobile app.)
It must be the nature of the work that I do, solitary and not especially mentally challenging, that contributes to my brain deciding to entertain itself by playing songs in my head. They tend to be somewhat annoying songs like the theme song to “Green Acres”, or “On a Wonderful Day Like Today”. I try […]
Although the wind was blowing steadily at about 25 mph when I was shooting these pictures, I couldn't resist trying to get some photos of this beautiful Western Tiger Swallowtail butterfly. I had been bemoaning the fact that we haven't had many butterflies in the garden yet this year, and then this guy showed up this morning.
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*** We are in the process of getting the farm ready for sale and will not be operating our CSA program this spring. ***