Life’s a peach.


Today I planted three peach trees that I scored for only 5 bucks each! There is a field on the other side of the driveway that I plan a fruit orchard. I think the peaches are a nice start. The loafing shed in the pasture is slap full of composted horse manure which was ideal for conditioning the soil. I wish I had taken photos of the kids “helping”. Their ideal job is irrigating, and they do tend to irrigate each other!

Manure stockpile

Some fierce looking thunder clouds rolled in and I almost danced a jig at the thought of our fledgling orchard receiving some nourishing rain. So with a smile on my lips, I tucked the bunnies in and headed “home.”

Here comes the rain!
Batten down the bunnies!

One response to this post.

  1. Thanks for signing my guestbook with your blog link! I'm glad other people my age are into chickens and farm things. 🙂 Good luck with all your adventures! -Adele



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