2.20.2016 The Spell is Broken

After a frigid week, winter threw another tantrum. Monday brought snow, sleet and freezing rain. Not exactly duck weather. I didn’t even bother letting ducks and chickens out. I put blankets on Ophelia and Sadie before turning them out. Cookie … Continue reading

2.13.2015 Just Cold

It’s cold. Really cold. We cancelled market today because temperatures never got above freezing and the winds were howling. Customers don’t come out in weather like that. To stand out in that kind of weather is just painful. Instead, we … Continue reading

1.10.2016 Relocations

Yet another Apriori Farm vehicle was suffering from a severe case of Dangly Bits. For the second week running, I’ve had to replace a muffler. Last week, it was the Frankenhonda that’s not pretty but was nearly free and generally … Continue reading

6.11.2014 June on the Farm

We’ve reached the time of year where the daily list of things to do is longer than daylight hours in which to do them. Even as we approach the summer solstice, the days simply aren’t long enough. It’s that time … Continue reading

5.25.2014 Visitors

I was once asked what a successful farm looks like. I responded, “A successful farm is a busy place even when the people aren’t there.” While I wouldn’t say we’ve achieved that status yet, we are making strides in that … Continue reading