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Pruning In The Gooseberry Patch

Pruning In The Gooseberry Patch

Posted by Francesca

With the arrival of spring, so many, many things need to get done around the farm.  An on-going project has been the pruning all of the different kinds of berries that Martha likes to grow.  Pruning is important because many berries grow upon new growth and not the old.

All Caught Up In The Easter Egg Hunt!

All Caught Up In The Easter Egg Hunt!

Posted by Francesca

We Frenchies hope that you all had a very pleasant Easter weekend.  It turned out to be perfect spring weather, which is a very good thing since Martha invited so many children for the big Easter egg hunt.

The Latest Tree Planting Project At The Farm

The Latest Tree Planting Project At The Farm

Posted by F&S

It’s no secret that Martha loves trees and over the years, she has had thousands of trees planted.  Sometimes she buys large, mature specimens as focal points, but she also likes to reforest certain areas of the farm with small saplings.  We recently received a shipment of about 1,500 mixed varieties, which are keeping the …

Searching For Ramps In The Woodland

Searching For Ramps In The Woodland

Posted by F&S

There is so much buzz these days about true harbingers of spring.  One of those things are ramps, also known as spring onions, wood leeks, and wild garlic.  We seemed to recall having some ramps growing way out in the woodland and went to investigate.

An Important Time In The Vegetable Garden

An Important Time In The Vegetable Garden

Posted by F&S

Hey everybody!  We’re back and all set to continue the wonderful adventures of Francesca and Sharkey!  I know you all enjoyed seeing GK and we promise to let him blog again real soon.  But for now…

Ghenghis Khan Hangs With The Donks Again!

Ghenghis Khan Hangs With The Donks Again!

Posted by F&S

Yes, I’m back again!  I can’t seem to get enough of a good thing, so I decided to hang out with the donkeys once more.

Ghenghis Khan Makes More Friends

Ghenghis Khan Makes More Friends

Posted by F&S

Not too long ago, I posted a blog about getting friendly with the adorable miniature donkeys and I got so many nice comments from all of you.  The way I see it, one can’t have too many friends, so when I had the opportunity of adding to the list, I was more than eager!

Our Trip To The Groomer

Our Trip To The Groomer

Posted by F&S

On Monday, GK had an appointment at the groomer.  Stonybrook Pet Spa in White Plains, NY does a very good job making GK look regal.  For some reason, Martha sent us Frenchies along, as well.  We were rather surprised because we usually get bathed at home in the laundry room.

Enjoying More Spring Flowers

Enjoying More Spring Flowers

Posted by F&S

Spring keeps springing and we Frenchies couldn’t be happier!  We go out every day and look for more flowers blooming.  It’s just so pleasant to see color and not snow!

Update On The Red Factor Canaries

Update On The Red Factor Canaries

Posted by F&S

We Frenchies can’t get enough of our new baby Red Factor Canaries.  They are so adorable and fun to watch.  Here’s a little update.  A little correction – On last weeks canary blog, we told you that the other nest contained three babies, but we were wrong.  There are five more babies!