Seeds and Garden Maps

Seeds and Garden Maps

Today was a slow brain day and we managed to get a couple of jobs done that I often put off!  We organized our seeds and updated the garden maps. https://gardenplanner.motherearthnews.com/garden-plans/1233022/ (Main kitchen garden)...

Well Fie Update

Well Fie Update

We have been working on reducing our energy costs for the winter.  One thing that has been on the to-do list for a while is to build an insulated floor in our well fie (fie=house). Our water pressure tank  is in the well fie so it needs to be kept above zero.  Now, it...

Root Cellar Update

Root Cellar Update

The root cellar is "almost" done!  We started this project over a year ago.  It's been fairly complicated to get everything in place and there have been lots of firsts for us. So far the internal temperature has been holding steady at 12C.  We have some backup plans...

Yes, it’s been a while!

Yes, it’s been a while!

We know!  We have not been keeping up with photos and short blog posts...  This is mostly due to the increased orders we have to fill with Fungi Akuafo.  We are really excited about the mushroom spawn business and honestly, before covid, we didn't know if we could...

Young Agrarians – Business Boot Camp

Young Agrarians – Business Boot Camp

Wow!  Check it out! Young Agrarians is running a Business Boot Camp for New Farmers. https://youngagrarians.org/courses/business-bootcamp-for-new-farmers We have often said that while there are so many workshops out there on how to farm, there aren't that many on the...

Thrive Botanicals Soap – 2020

Thrive Botanicals Soap – 2020

Every year Penny, from Thrive Botanicals, donates soap to True Vision Ghana. We sell the soap and the money is used to support various aid programs in Northern Ghana!  True Vision Ghana supports children and caregivers impacted by HIV/AIDS. Penny's soap is fantastic...

Seeds!

Seeds!

We often get asked where we order seeds from.  The answer is "all over!"  Before 2020, we usually attended Seedy Saturday events.  This year, we ordered seeds online.  (We ordered very early this year as so many places were sold out in the spring of 2020!) The Young...

Mugs in Meghan’s Office

Mugs in Meghan’s Office

Meghan's mug collection in the office!  (Or, "old lab" as it's also known...) Every day I drink something hot while I work.  All these mugs are very thoughtful gifts from others and a wonderful daily reminder of the kindness of friends and family. Mushroom mug with...

New Dog Beds

New Dog Beds

The dogs got a gift from grandma!  New dog beds (they heat up when they lay on them) along with new covers.  We hope the covers will help the beds last longer...  Everything is more expensive now! Titan had a cone on as we got his neutered a couple of weeks ago.  He...

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