We finally got a chance to survey the damage from the unseasonably early snow, most of which has already melted away. We're not set up for winter growing, so most of our low-tunnel row covers collapsed from the snow loads. Despite being smothered with several inches of snow for a week I was still able … Continue reading Snow Harvest!
Month: November 2017
What a year! Though we started working The Farm and going to market during the 2016 season, this past year really marks our first official season of trying to get a small farm business started from scratch. This article is a roundup of experiences on a first-year farm, with all of the ups & downs … Continue reading First-Year Reflections
Snow. Snow? SNOW! Yeah, I'm aware we live in North Idaho, "Almost Canada", but getting this much snow this early in the season is rather unusual and put an end to my plan of keeping what's left of the garden growing through November. It started snowing three days ago and here on The Farm we … Continue reading Week on the Farm: 11/5/17