Monthly Archives: April 2011

visitor’s corner

I am setting up a special catagory for people who have visited the farm to share their comments. Please contribute a story, a memory of your visit! Tony

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garden 2009

We had the fence for the garden up in January 2009. The next step was to prepare the beds. Dad had toured some farms in New England on one of his travels. He had a beautiful picture of beds that … Continue reading

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power to the grid, part 2

Ok, there is still the story to tell about getting the solar arrays installed.  That will be for another day. However, check out the power that we are generating! It looks like on a good, clear spring day, we can … Continue reading

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a tractor!

When we purchased the farm, we also bought the owner’s tractor (3710 Kabota) with a front-end loader, auger, bush hog, disc harrow, blade and landscaping box.  You have a farm, ya gotta have power tools! ( Can you hear the … Continue reading

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a fenced garden area

Having been inspired by Animal, Miracle, Vegetable, the first priority I thought we should tackle was a garden, once we were established in a furnished farm house. My wife was still very overwhelmed with the thought of taking on more … Continue reading

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power to the grid!

There is a longer story here but can’t wait on catching the blog up on history.  Will need to save that story for a different day. Yesterday afternoon at 4:30pm, my Dad, my brother and I threw the switch to … Continue reading

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