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Franny’s farm

September 11, 2017 // 2 Comments

So there I was, enjoying to wake up for my 57th birthday to the sound of crowing cocks, sipping a Trader Joe’s organic green tee, overlooking the beautiful valley in the [...]

Vines = grapes, right?

May 29, 2017 // 1 Comment

We inherited some grapes, of unknown colour and variety, which were planted in our vegetable patch. But they weren’t doing so well. In fact, despite all our efforts, very [...]

Potato production pasted

January 15, 2017 // 2 Comments

So our vegetables were growing and mostly producing really well – we had something of everything in their appropriate seasons. Well, that is, except potatoes. So we started [...]

Strawberry fields forever

August 15, 2016 // 1 Comment

In those early years we really wanted to grow prize strawberries. In fact, to this day, we still want to. But in these years we were plagued by snails that ate massive holes [...]