Blue sky, breezes, bees buzzing, birds singing, the smell of tomato plants, and shadows from five hawks, bigger than airplanes, circling over a freshly disked field.
It's a good time to be a farmer!
For those of you who've asked (and those who haven't!) here are some photos of how the farm looked yesterday.
|beets: thinned weeded, watered, and looking perky|
|Desiree red potatoes: almost ready to flower!|
|a bushy tomatillo plant|
|beautiful Pueblo peppers from a friend of a friend in Colorado|
|second strand of twine on the tomato trellis|
|a precocious parent|