Saturday, February 26, 2011

More snow & more rides


What a year for Jack and the cutter.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

A little bit of team work

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Jack & Laddie are working as a team, but need lots of work.
The bob sleigh is great to get them working together.

Flashback: Dorothy's bees

We wonder what this years honey season will bring.
These bees are the secret to this farm.

Monday, February 21, 2011

Our first Wood Duck Box

This was a nice winter project.
We'll place it down at the pond in the spring.
We see wood ducks most years.

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Flashback: Cousin Mark

Many years ago Mark visited England.
He decided to stick to sailing.
Another signs of his Viking roots.

Monday, February 14, 2011

6 Hens & 6 Eggs



These ISA Browns have been great hens.
Nice brown eggs every day even in winter.

Friday, February 11, 2011

Wood Ducks at CVF

We took the Wood Ducks 101 Program at Crieff Hills.
We plan to build a box and put it down by the pond.

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Heidi & Bonnie


Heidi sure has a "crush" on Bonnie.
And I think Bonnie has a "crush" on Heidi.

Flashback: Richard Brown with seeder & team

Years ago we used to go to Great Uncle Richard's farm near Action.
This photo is circa 1930.
But it does make one think of spring and working the land again.
I'm already reading seed catalogues and making lists.

Monday, February 7, 2011

OK, this one shows Evelyn driving.

Evelyn has been around horses for most of her life.
This is the first time she has driven a horse and cutter.
Thanks again Andie for this great photo.

Sunday, February 6, 2011

Honey takes on Bonnie

Thanks Andie for a great action photo.

Another big snow day


Heidi & Evelyn each took a turn driving Bonnie.

Saturday, February 5, 2011

Wow. What a winter.

We hitched the horses 11 times in January.
We're off to a good start for February.

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Flashback: Easter 2010: Wild life in North field

8 of the 11 gchildren came to the farm.
Rebecca could only get 5 of them in this photo.