Last week, when the snow was rapidly vanishing in the sun, Cyndie captured this poignant portrait of Delilah perched regally on one of the manure piles in the paddock. 164 more words
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I live in a beautiful little town called Muswellbrook, which is situated in the Upper Hunter Valley, NSW Australia. Population around 12,000. Lately I’ve been trying to find opportunities to take more photos of this beautiful town so even if we take our dogs for a walk I have my compact camera with me. 291 more words
While traveling across Ireland, I saw an endless number of hedgerows. They make me very excited for a variety of apple related reasons. Wildlife corridors, local genetic repositories/testing grounds, paddock enclosures, windbreaks, micro-climate, insectary, pollinizers, wood for fire/smoking, diversity, etc… More later.
So, the annual wheat harvest has started again and as Murphy’s Law would have it, so have the storms. Barely a spot for months and as soon as we kick the big green machine into gear, up come the threatening clouds to add a little more stress and urgency to the situation. 367 more words