Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Growing Food

We have a lot going on here this season. In our new hoop house we have seedlings germinating!


some of these are already up and we just need to cover it up a little more to increase moisture and germination.

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Propigating Hops From Rhizomes

When we first started this garden blog a few years ago we got a female Chinook hop plant. It has since given us bitter and aromatic flowers every season that have been used in all the homebrews from the Spotty Dog. It is also spreading like crazy and it is time to divide it up a bit.

Baby Turkeys!

We got one Bourbon Red and a Broad Brested Bronze

Monday, March 21, 2011

Now We Are Getting Serious

This drylands farming thing is no joke! We are stepping it up with the purchase of this 1650 gallon cistern.

Saturday, March 19, 2011

Supermoon & Planting

Tonight's Supermoon rising over the mountains

Sowing carrots, spinach, mizuna, kale and lettuce.

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Thursday, March 3, 2011

They Grow Up So Fast

 See the turken in the above photo?

We are already on the second fifty pound bag of feed.