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First Frost - It's That Time, Already

Well, we received our first frost already. Actually, we had a frost on Monday AND Tuesday morning. A double whammy. I guess I gambled wrong. National Weather Service (NWS) has been saying we are more than likely going to have a warm, dry “winter” this year. 349 more words

Sheep Management

Fall Kitchen Garden

It’s that time of the year again, albeit a little late!  (Better late than never.)  Besides, it only just finally cooled off.  We had been breaking high temperature records here just like everyone else this fall.   266 more words


Halloween Planter Ideas

One trip to the dollar store and it’s very easy to add scary to your indoor and outdoor gardening. So, yes, I keep a box of plastic Halloween body parts in the basement. 59 more words


I hope Boneka Susan would want to become a farmer too

Dear Son,

Let me tell you a little bit about my childhood in the 90s. There was this adorably creepy doll called Susan who, together with her ventriloquist Kak Ria Enes, sang a song about her dream. 465 more words

Awkward Mother

Planning for Change

One of the many things I learned as an apprentice is that change is constant in farming.  While planning is important, things may not always go as planned and sometimes the only constant is change.   285 more words