Category Archives: Farms

The Latest on Violet

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Seems hard to believe that it’s been almost two years since we were bottle-feeding Violet. She was born Christmas day and her mama, Maybelle, died three weeks later. Since we’re coming up on her birthday and it’s been a while, … Continue reading

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Predicting the Weather – Clouds

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Other than looking at the fairly obvious thunderclouds overhead and deducing that rain is imminent, most people these days would have trouble predicting the weather. While meteorologists have all sorts of fancy electronic tools these days, even the average Jack … Continue reading

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Fall Sowing

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Many of us practice fall sowing for vegetables and garlic. I’ve noticed that even dedicated gardeners don’t often extend that practice to flowers. I think that’s a mistake, for a number of reasons. In my own case, time pressures in … Continue reading

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