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Let the Pruning Begin

2019-04-19T17:44:49+00:00April 19th, 2019|

The snow is melting, the ground is thawing and we're gearing up for our next blueberry season. Spring is a great time to clean-up inside and out; for us, most of the clean-up happens outside as we prepare the blueberry bushes. But it also provides a place for me to do some internal clean-up.

It’s Maple Season

2019-04-10T15:14:54+00:00April 10th, 2019|

I love this time of the year. The sap is running and the sugar houses in New Hampshire are boiling. The subtle smell of wood burning and sap boiling. I have such good memories of helping my uncle and cousins with sugaring as a child; gathering the buckets and watching the sap boil.

A New Addition to Our Family

2019-04-10T15:16:48+00:00March 28th, 2019|

It doesn't happen very often, but occasionally, a baby lamb is abandoned by her mother. That happened to us this year and it was a learning experience for us. Luckily we found the baby in time and were able to bottle feed her and find her a new home.

When you have too much rain

2019-03-12T13:37:33+00:00June 8th, 2017|

We've had a lot of rain lately. So much so that most of our pastures have large pockets of water that are inhibiting the growth of grass for our animals.

Sheep and Winter

2019-03-12T13:37:42+00:00April 25th, 2017|

When we first got sheep, we thought they would be an inexpensive and organic alternative to weed control, as well as provide the cuteness factor for our U-Pick blueberry operation.  One year later the only thing we are sure they provided is the cuteness factor.

Why Farming

2019-03-12T13:38:03+00:00April 17th, 2015|

So many people have asked why we decided to take on farming, especially since we are both in our sixties Well it's