Monthly Archives: August 2016

August 29, 2016 FARM NEWS


Things are progressing well now that we have had several recent rains.  The ground has not really dried out that much and not any where near to cause any wilting even with the 30°C temperatures that we’ve had.  For the … Continue reading

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AUGUST 22, 2016 FARM NEWS


A good week for us because of the rain and just because it was a nice week.  On Friday, August 12, in the previous week we had that drought breaker rain of about 31 mm.  Then on Monday the 15th about … Continue reading

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August 15, 2016 FARM NEWS


We had a very good rain on Friday and Saturday.  The total was about 9 mm on Friday and about 31 mm on Saturday, as measured by the Environment Canada weather station not  a quarter mile from us.  It rained very hard at … Continue reading

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August 8, 2016 Farm News


This week, as most weeks, we have to thank those who came out to work in the garden. A lot of weeds were pulled in the corn and the squashes and the west end of the broccolis.  So big Thank You from … Continue reading

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August 1, 2016 FARM NEWS


It has been keeping mostly hot the last while with a few cooler days and nights giving us some relief.  The rains were welcome though as usual we complain that there has not been enough. Weeds continue to grow however and … Continue reading

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