Monthly Archives: June 2015

Flood—June 19 2015

Flood water across State Highway 7 near the underpass.

On Thursday afternoon it was raining hard. At 5:00pm our neighbor was shifting his dairy cows to higher ground. By the middle of the night the paddock across the river was flooded to about half way across. At 6:30am Friday, … Continue reading

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Our wekas learned a new trick

Yum, lots of worms here!

This type of compost bin has a series of large (about 40mm or 3/4″) ventilation holes near the bottom. For years we’ve added compost to the bins and it’s stayed there. Recently we noticed paper and produce scraps outside of … Continue reading

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