Entries from the ‘Friends’ Category

Franny Does Some Business

Franny Does Some Business

Posted by Francesca

As you may know, I am being confined to a crate for a total of 30 days.  I must try to remain calm and inactive so that my bulging neck disc has a chance to heal.  However, it would be helpful if I had a little more in the way of entertainment.

Francesca's Confinement

Francesca's Confinement

Posted by F&S

Francesca gave us all quite a scare when she started having seizures last week.  We all thought that there might be something seriously wrong with her brain or that she might have epilepsy.  However, we all were greatly relieved when an animal neurologist discovered that a bulging neck disc was causing all of Francesca’s problems.  …

Cleaning the Donks' Hooves

Cleaning the Donks' Hooves

Posted by F&S

While Francesca is still recovering from a strange malady, please enjoy another encore blog posting.

Francesca Dances for Bartok

Francesca Dances for Bartok

Posted by Francesca

While Francesca is recovering from a strange malady, please enjoy this encore blog.

Making Compost Tea With Ryan

Making Compost Tea With Ryan

Posted by Sharkey

Ryan decided it was time to mix up a very special brew of tea for all of the plants in the greenhouse.  It’s compost tea made in the Compost Tea System from Growing Solutions.  It’s a wonderful organic way of feeding and the plants really like it!

Moving Plants From the House to the Greenhouse

Moving Plants From the House to the Greenhouse

Posted by Sharkey

As you may know, Martha loves to surround herself with plants and part of her decorating finesse is to adorn the interior of the house with potted plants that grow in the greenhouse.  Yesterday was plant moving day and, as usual, I like to supervise.

A Stinky Bug in Our Blog Studio!

A Stinky Bug in Our Blog Studio!

Posted by Francesca

Sharkey and I were in our blog studio monitoring comments from all of our Glue Squad buddies on The Daily Wag.  What a great group of friends!  Anyway, I got distracted by something moving on the floor and I went to have a better look.  Talk about being in the wrong place at the wrong …

Supervising Ryan in the Greenhouse

Supervising Ryan in the Greenhouse

Posted by F&S

As promised, we Frenchies, went to the main greenhouse where Ryan keeps all of the smaller agave plants.  He and Wilmer have been quite busy repotting them.  And from the looks of things, those plants really needed to be repotted!

Our Century Plants are Blooming!

Our Century Plants are Blooming!

Posted by Sharkey

There may be snow on the ground at the farm, but there are still things blooming!  Of course, that would be in the warm and toasty greenhouses.  Here’s a little lesson about the century plant.

Sharkey's Hurt Foot

Sharkey's Hurt Foot

Posted by Sharkey

Well, it’s happened again.  I’ve managed to hurt myself while having fun outdoors.  This is so unfair.