Category Archives: Wild Things

the apple tree and our “friends”

Last fall I spread a lot of compost underneath the apple tree, in hopes of harvesting a lot of apples this year.  I had plans to prune the apple tree back in February; there are a lot of shoots on … Continue reading

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george

In the posting on building the fence around the garden, you may recall that there had been a discussion with the wives after my nephew and I came in the house from hanging the fencing. It had something to do … Continue reading

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cicadas!

Almost two weeks ago, Dad went up to the farm to mow the lawn around the main house.  When I chatted with him later in the evening, he mentioned that when he first got to the farm, he thought he … Continue reading

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