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An Easy Fence Project

Our little ranch is on the west side of the Great Central Valley in Northern California. This northerly part is known as the Sacramento Valley. It is so named because the Sacramento River flows right down the middle. The river issues from the slopes of a dormant volcano known as Mt. Shasta and ...

A Gratifying Accomplishment

Dear readers,Have you done something in your garden or on your farm that makes you feel a little extra proud? Perhaps you started a compost pile, installed a rain barrel, or grew something new. It is a good, wholesome feeling, isn’t it? Well, one time a question on a farming website asked ...

Dream Planning

Dear readers, buying our little hobby farm in 2009 was the realization of a dream. A big dream. I recently ended the last story of our first summer on the farm by using the anonymous quote: “When one of your dreams come true, you begin to look at the others more carefully.” I can’t ...

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