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.
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.
We moved to our farm permanently on July 1, 2016. Within 2 weeks we had blueberries and had no idea what to do with them.
So many people have asked why we decided to take on farming, especially since we are both in our sixties Well it's a good question. One we've asked ourselves many times since July 1, 2017, the day we moved here to be full time farmers. Not sure there is one reason as several factors came into play: We … Continue reading Why Farming