Great growing!

Hello Everyone Welcome rain this week as it had been getting too dry. Actually it got pretty wet early in the week so the ground got slippery and the tractor couldn’t pull the bed-former along safely so this week it had to be done by hand as we did before having the...

Wild freesias blooming

Hello Everyone Wild freesias blooming on the farm mean the earth is truly warming up after winter. There’s a warmth in the air up here despite the occasional 3C but usual 5C temperatures at night.  Soon it will be warmer still. So, of course, abundance continues!...

Abundance!

Hello Everyone, Great week for weather with cool nights and sunny days with little wind – just the job. During the week Pat came & turned the large compost heaps with his much bigger tractor than you see here which is ours he is using to finish off. The compost...

Burn for renewal

Hello Everyone Big clear up this week as the RFS is kindly doing a big hazard reduction for us on Sunday. We have had no fire through this 44 acres in the 28 years we’ve been here & we suspect for many years before that. Its been dangerous each summer for years...