They’re Growing Fast

The turkey poults we picked up as chicks on May 5th are three weeks old and getting big.  They are starting to fly up and out of their brooder and are going out into the baby pen tomorrow.

Pumpkins and Squash in the Garden

  From Left to Right 2 x Black Beauty Squash (zucchini) 2 x Buttercup Squash 2 x Baby Blue Hubbard Squash 2 x Jarrahdale Pumpkins 2 x Queensland Blue Pumpkins 2 x Sugar and Pie Pumpkins (front) 2 x Rouge vif deEtemps Pumpkins (back)

May Garden 2018

May 6: Planted 1 row De Vertus Marteau Turnip seeds May 6: Planted 1 row Demi Long de Guernessey Parsnips seeds May 6: Planted 1 row Baby Carrots seeds May 6: Planted 1 patch Ronde Maraichere Mache (Corn Salad) seeds May 6: Panted 4 Black Beauty Summer Squash seeds in the greenhouse May 6: Planted 1 packet…

Lovin’ Craigslist

We also drove up to Orchards/Vancouver this afternoon to look at eight chairs that I found on Craigslist. I’ve been looking for a set of Windsor chairs for several years and they usually have too tall of an arm to slide under our table.  These not only fit perfectly, but have a beautiful beeswax finish. The…

New Turkeys – 2018

Today we drove down to Dallas to pick up our Heritage Blue Slate Turkey chicks.  They are so darn adorable – fuzzy little gray bodies with yellow heads. A little update – – 7/14/2018 The turkeys are eleven weeks old and have moved out into their new enclosure. We pulled them out of the “teenager…