|This summer I've been working on inviting native bees to my garden.|
Got another good crop of potatoes this year although not as good as last year. I have to chock that up to the fact that I didn't get them planted in a timely fashion.
|Yukon Gold, German Butterball, Cherokee Red, and a Russet.|
This also brings me to the cold frame. Now that my neighbor cut down all his trees to put in a horse arena, my cold frame and grapes get tons of sun. Yep. I actually harvested bags of sweet grapes. So it was time to clean out the cold frame a few days ago and replant some spinach. I needed to enlist some help from a friend that is really good at spotting what looks like cut worms.
|She also likes taking a nap in the warm sun.|
Out of 15 baby geese we kept two, one died (see previous post) and we sold the rest. However I wont be doing that again. There are too many bird factories churning out unusual birds for people that think they want them.
|Our youngest graduated from high school in June and will|
be in her second year this fall at the junior college thanks to
|I got 5 Lavender Orpington chicks in July. This is a picture|
|We were finally able to remodel the deck that has been rotting|
off the house (read dangerous to walk on) since we bought
the house. I am really pleased with it.