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Farm Happenings at Ecosystem Farm

Growings On 5/26/20

Posted on May 26th, 2020
Remember how last week I was talking about land tenure and not having the security to know that I'll be able to harvest the crops I put in the ground? Today, the owners of the Wrecking Barn got a letter of intent for lease to purchase on the south side of the property. To their credit, they told me1 read more »

Growings On 5/18/20

Posted on May 18th, 2020
I've been watering the asparagus seeds daily over the past month, and in the past week they've finally started breaking through! They're absolutely adorable - little tiny asparagus heads, thread thin, that shoot up and expand with tiny fronds. Unlike so many other seeds that have cotyledons (first1 read more »

Growings On 5/12/20

Posted on May 13th, 2020
This is Luna. She's a Great Pyrenees, and she spends most of her time living with the chickens to protect them from predators. She's also a giant love bug and goof who sneaks up onto my bed when I bring her home for a night off. I don't normally let dogs stay on the bed, but tonight I am sore from1 read more »

Growings On 5/10

Posted on May 5th, 2020
 The new chickens have arrived! These girls are a year old and just coming out of molt. They're from a confinement operation in North Georgia, which wasn't my first choice, but they were available and already laying, and the looks on their faces when we opened the back of the u-haul and starte1 read more »