Monthly Archives: March 2010

Sugar Snow

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Harp PegsWe woke to a half inch dusting of snow in the morning and it continued to fall gently all day with just occasional spots of sun. With the snow came more piglets. One sow made a nest in the … Continue reading

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Firewood 2009-2010

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2009 – 2010 Winter Firewood UsageIn the past I had measured our firewood usage in log units because in the old house that was the easy way to do it. In the cottage we have a neat 1/24th cord measure … Continue reading

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Sunrise on Hill

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Sunrise through TreesI caught the sun just as it cleared the actual rock of the mountain but before it was above the trees. This view is looking east towards New Hampshire across our south field as I was checking litters … Continue reading

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Piglet Population Explosion

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Sweetie with new pigletsPiglets are bursting out like buds all over the place. Our pig population shot up 25 today. Five more sows are looking like their ready to pop. They have begun nesting and lactating. Sweetie, pictured above, is … Continue reading

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