December 7th, 2012
Recent Farm Activities
Posted by F&S
With winter and the holiday season approaching, there is a hubbub of activity going on at the farm. Not wanting to miss a thing, we Frenchies fired up the engine of the Kawasaki and went to investigate.
1 Hi Phurba! You sure are doing a great job burlapping the terrace garden. All of Martha's shrubs are getting nicely tucked away for the winter.
2 What's going on here at the front gate?
3 Oh, I get it, Sharkey! The guys are using the very handy Hi-Lo machine to put up the......
4 Christmas decorations! I love those shooting stars from Grandinroad. http://www.grandinroad.com/shooting-star-cluster-light-displays/christmas-decor/outdoor-lighted-decorations/460768?defattrib=&defattribvalue=&listIndex=1
5 Driving on - What do you suppose Ryan is up to?
6 Oh, you're trimming back all of the brown foliage on the ferns and perennials and clearing the beds of leaves.
7 Because next, Chhiring and his crew are going to spread composted mulch over the tops of the garden beds.
8 This mulch is so good for the gardens and we make it right here on the farm from all of the organic materials the farm generates. We call it 'black gold.'
9 Say, what's that over there?
10 A juicy, tasty squirrel! I'll just sneak up on it.
11 Pete! You scared the squirrel away with that flashy shooting star! No worries! There are plenty of others to hunt!
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