April. What’s new on the farm?

What a busy month. First the weather: beginning of the month, we thought Spring was here but  winter came and said hello again with snow and freezing rain! Finally, spring quietly returned. This year we had lots of geese and snow geese around the farm. They came in whole flocks and landed in farmers cornfields to…

When April Showers…

Originally posted on thehopefulherbalist:
This I saw on an April day: Warm rain spilt from a sun-lined cloud, A sky-flung wave of gold at evening, And a cock pheasant treading a dusty path Shy and proud James Hearst (1900 – 1983) ~ March closed with a beautiful warm, dry day; a day for weeding, hoeing,…