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Done

Yesterday I had a meltdown. Well, not quite, but I was on the edge of one, for sure. Mondays are CSA days, and as I...Read More
Lettuce -$0.015 /head

Lettuce -$0.015 /head

Everyone is talking about the price of food right now. The media is reporting that groceries have increased on average 11% over this time last...Read More
Piggy Fort Knox

Piggy Fort Knox

One of the biggest challenges in keeping livestock is the need to separate the area in which they may roam from the area in which...Read More
Sleep

Sleep

My alarm was set for 4 am this morning but it didn’t go off. I was out of bed at 3:42 and making coffee, alarm...Read More
What Do You Do?

What Do You Do?

That age-old question, designed to assign value based on the manner in which you pad your bank account (and not often related to the amount...Read More
Another Season Down

Another Season Down

That's it, another growing season in the books... sort of. It's the end of this year's CSA deliveries, anyway. 20 weeks ago, as June rolled...Read More
Stars

Stars

Tonight, 10:40, barn check. I pull my coveralls over my flannel pajamas and step outside. It is dark, my eyes take a moment to adjust,...Read More
The Price is Wrong

The Price is Wrong

It's veggie season again and that means those of us who sell produce at market have to step away from the fields and weeds for...Read More
Meat is Murder?

Meat is Murder?

WARNING! THIS POST CONTAINS SOME GRAPHIC PICTURES OF MEAT PRODUCTION THAT SOME PEOPLE MAY FIND OFFENSIVE OR HARD TO VIEW. Meat is murder? Well, that...Read More