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Spring Planting

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Spring planting is well underway, both inside the hoop house and out. We’re experimenting with planting potatoes in boxes this year, hence the wooden construction that appears in several photos. Our daughter Cadence is also ‘helping’ with planting this year … Continue reading

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We have been actively preparing for the 2012 market season, and one of the changes we want to make to our booth space this year is custom t-shirts with our farm logo that we can wear at the market. But, … Continue reading

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One of the things I’m looking forward to this year with having two Saanen does who are (hopefully) going to kid sometime in April is having an ample supply of goat’s milk to try my hand at, among other things, … Continue reading

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Hoop House

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As promised here are the pictures of the 12×32 hoop house we erected over the Christmas holidays. We are looking forward to seeing what crops we can grow between now and the start of the regular growing season.

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Goat Milking Stands

Over Christmas break, I began building a pair of milking stands for our (hopefully) newly bred goats. Due to weather and general busyness of the holiday season, I was able to get only one stand completed. Over the extended MLK … Continue reading

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First Winter Planting

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Over the weekend, Liz and I put our first winter planting in. We erected our new hoop house over the Christmas holidays (pictures to come soon), and we put our first seeds into the ground over MLK weekend. This first … Continue reading

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