Monthly Archives: March 2011

Time for a big pot of collards

Last Thursday it hailed. The big wide leaves of the collards were not too happy about that: Luckily most of the other vegetables didn’t seem to mind the storm, even the kale and recent transplants. And the collards were starting … Continue reading

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Here’s to seed catalogs

Well, here we are near the end of March and yesterday I seeded the third and penultimate round of eggplant, peppers, and tomatoes, as well as other assorted veggies. This round of seeding took place on my kitchen floor (linoleum … Continue reading

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The greenhouse is quickly filling up!

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Baby season

Yesterday three new caprines arrived on the farm, via dog carrier in the back of my mighty little toyota yaris hatchback. The three baby goats, named Pinto, Queso, and Cabrito, are the children of Taco, who was here on this … Continue reading

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The chickens are enjoying the warm spring weather, and producing lots of eggs. The smaller eggs in the picture are from the young chickens that have just started laying. It takes a month or two to get up to a … Continue reading

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