We’d a whole lot, great deal, large amount of farming to accomplish weekend that is last to your undeniable fact that it is often raining each and every day for nearly two months, as well as the ground has simply been t dirty to plant.

We’d a whole lot, great deal, large amount of farming to accomplish weekend that is last to your undeniable fact that it is often raining each and every day for nearly two months, as well as the ground has simply been t dirty to plant.

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Rain, Rain Disappear Completely!

It’s this that our radar has appeared to be for the past 8 weeks. Haha!

Actually, I am ready for the rain to be over! Just What has been frightening is to start to see the effect that this rain has already established on my next-d r neighbors, who’re the real farmers. They will have 400-500 acres awaiting planting, but just can’t do just about anything because their land is drenched. Their plants are certainly their livelih d, so that It are interesting to observe this late planting impacts meals rates and f d supply later in 2010.

So….I think it’s finally gone away. Now on the farming. When I have actually said, Linus has wanted to go ALL organic. This isn’t as simple as it seems. The land that we had our neighbor June ‘tractor up’ has since grown a lot of weeds to start with, because of the rain. So, final week-end, we attempted to RE-DIG up the yard and get the weeds up ahead of the planting. We bought a little hand-held tiller that we utilized to put some organic fertilizer and soil mineralizer in to the ground. All went well here, except for the fact we about broke our backs b/c yes, this really is work that is back-breaking. Nonetheless, we finally created our garden mounds (see picture) then, bought some pine bark to lay in the paths…and that is walking Squash, zucchini, onio ns, tomatoes, broccoli, basil and lettuce all planted – all from seeds, and all natural. NO GMO’s here! Now, we water and wait

Oh, yes and I also forgot to mention the tornadoes. I believe we have had at least 20 tornado warnings within the past month.Read More