We continue to make discoveries at our homestead…some good, some not so good. The grape vine appears to be thriving and we think we may have a couple mulberry trees in our back yard. We also managed to put in a bed of strawberries that look great. My mouth is already watering in anticipation of […]
Another major task at our new homestead involved pruning a sorely neglected grape vine that I hope will thrive after this much needed trim. I think I also need to fix the trellis, but will wait to see if the vine appears to recover before investing time in that. I was afraid I had pruned […]
This year we actually had spring! It has been glorious – a mix of sun, rain, cool nights and more sun. All this has led to some nice harvests the past couple of weeks and the small Birdtown plot has sprung to life again. Here are some recent pics….