More Planting, More Sowing & Taming The Seed Volcano

Because of various things going on we haven’t had as much time for homesteading tasks lately. Or blogging. Sorry about that. But the homestead never sleeps and there’s always something going on. And at least I have officially finished my Christmas shopping. Except for the special fruits for our Christmas stockings that will be bought … More More Planting, More Sowing & Taming The Seed Volcano

Harvesting, Crop Woes & The Importance of The Weather

Autumn is here, although the temperatures seem to have only just been notified. We were still getting 28-30degC (82-86F) highs and warm nights that only cooled down in the final couple of hours of the morning. Today things have cooled off a little, with some good cloud, so that is very nice. We finally had … More Harvesting, Crop Woes & The Importance of The Weather