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Bringing in the Hay

It’s hay baling time around here. Not here at the 7 Acre Wood. No hay growing here. We do have some critters here that like to munch on hay though, so that means finding someone else with some hay fields. 57 more words

Retrospective seventeen (July 2013)

Given the way in which blogs are presented, I am convinced that posts which reside more than a scroll or two behind the most recent are doomed to languish and to be forgotten. 234 more words


So far, so good

If you compare yesterday’s forecast below with the one I posted two days ago, you will see that the weather held for haymaking.

I spent the day raking and, because the crop was so heavy, I’ll probably do so again today and then bale tomorrow. 235 more words

Farm Work

Better than expected weather

Perhaps I was being a bit negative this past Sunday, for our weather has turned out to be even better than that which was forecast. 46 more words


Helianthus revisited

Because an increasing number of local farmers have been growing sun flowers, I’ve had lots of opportunity to photograph fields of them in recent years. … 132 more words


Toot, toot

Forgive this egregious violation of proper etiquette. In my book at least, one should never, ever, under any possible permutation of twisted circumstance, toot his or her own… 96 more words


Planning your travels: Where do I begin?

Thinking of moving to Australia? Or anywhere else for that matter?

Last week I wrote an article that proved to hit a nerve with a lot of people. 832 more words