working hard at the end of february

coop in progress

David has been busy putting siding and shingles up on the coop.  This afternoon he said something like, “I’m running on fumes…  I’m so tired…  but I’m moving slow and being careful.”  I reminded him that he could cut himself slowly, too.

david sawing

Although the weather hasn’t cooperated, I have continued to work on bed #3.  You’ll see that it’s much higher than the other two in the foreground, and that’s because it’s been too wet for me to broadfork it.  I hope to do that tomorrow.

three double-dug beds

We got some peas, lettuce, onions, and beets planted in the first bed:

peas and lettuces

I still keep looking for the first asparagus:

And I’m thinking about making some dandelion wine this year for the first time.  It’s almost spring!  Can you feel it?


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