Tilling in compost with the trusty Kubota compact tractor. Frequent tilling eventually pounds the soil to dust, and driving the tractor over the garden beds compacts the soil, neither of which are good when taken to extremes. Most things in moderation are just fine (except, of … [Read more...] about Rototilling
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The new farm stand, still under construction, should be open around June. It's built mainly of rough-cut cedar from a local independent sawmill, with some old fence boards recycled as flooring. … [Read more...] about Opening soon!
This spring-fed pond was dug out last year from what was only a slightly soggy low end of the field. It holds around 30-40,000 gallons of water for not so rainy days. The barrel acts as a float, holding in position, suspended above the muck on the bottom, a plastic intake pipe … [Read more...] about Pond and barrel