Posts tagged "fence"
Fence Repair 2014

Fence Repair 2014

Saturday, June 21 was the Summer Solstice – the longest day of the year. It also happened to be the day we started repairing the fences. The three-board fencing was originally installed in 2004, when we built the farm. Being made of wood, it requires periodic maintenance. After ten years, several boards and a few...
Spring 2014

Spring 2014

Even when the weather was fair, the same gray landscape greeted me on the way to the barn each morning. Then one day a purple crocus was sticking up where there was only brown grass the day before. The signs of spring were late, but unmistakable. At the beginning of April, the grass was starting...
Summer Vacation 2011

Summer Vacation 2011

This year, my to-do list is benefiting from an extraordinarily long summer vacation…fortuitous, since the list of things to do is also extraordinarily long.  I spent a couple of leisurely days editing, reviewing and prioritizing my list.  Then it was time to plan and execute item one – the garden fence. A few searches on...