A look back at 2014. A sequential “greatest hits” compilation, direct from Charles’ iPhone!
Clearing cedar for fence stakes, building posts and future pasture.
Taking some SLC students out for a scoot.
Glad and Molly looking for oats.
Showing off after a long day of hauling wood.
Back in the bush with Jonas
Chainsaw milling some cedar.
Cedar goes to market
Greenhouse on a budget
Making a manure hotbed as a germination table/heater
First batch of pigs
An event we organized in April
Culvert clogged, and diverted creek into greenhouse. No casualties
Preparing for strongman competition
Meg and Mo transplant wee peppers
First tillage of 2014
Hotbed in action
The chickens arrive!
Our bud, Milky the milksnake
The riding cultivator
Cute as anything!
Squash blossoms for Aquaterra
Fencing with Lahbwee
Chain harrowing a new piece
Scuffling peppers and eggplant
Bringing home the Shorthorns
A mid-July share
Gravity does not apply to Lahbwee
Chickens prefer brewer’s grain to bagged feed
Heating up boulders with fire, to quench with water, and shatter
Morgan in the garden
Table settings for Stone City
Fresh produce and flowers for sale at Farm Girl’s spot in City Park
Lahbwee, Lahbwee, Lahbwee
Scuffling late crops
Irrigation – fancy!
Sow on grass
Swine a’ grazing
Harrowing in cover crop
Farm crew in company hats
Lahbwee in his element
Mama and babies
Visiting w the drafts
Part of an autumn share
Lahbwee leads the crew
Hens on cover crop
Grazing tillage radish, ryegrass and crimson clover
Sows, horses, cattle. See them all?
Harrowing in fall rye.
Staying warm on a brisk October day
Across the road on fall pasture
We grew a couple onions.
Kimchi season was busy!
Oats on garlic
A jag of dead ash
Christmas garlands a la Lahbwee
Lahbwee 50′ up a tree we were tying off for felling.
Opening up roads
From the farm to our new house!
Hiram off to do some mining in the old quarry. Tells us he found limestone!
Greenhouse gets started
Lahbwee is very pleased with the machete we got him for Christmas!