New equipment!

Today, our brand new sub-compact utility tractor arrived! This is a Kubota BX 2370 with a 60″ mid mount mower, a 50″ roto tiller, and front end loader.  Here are some more pictures: It is powered by a 23 HP diesel engine, with close to 18 HP available at both of the Power Take Offs…

Too busy to post!

We’ve been putting every hour of daylight as of late into our market garden, which leaves little time for posts on blogs or facebook, but we’re making some time for that now! The direct seeded crops are coming along nicely, which include peas, radishes, turnips, lettuce mix, arugula, mizuna, carrots, and spinach. Here are some pictures…

Breaking new ground!

Today, the soil finally dried out after the monsoon we had at the end of April.  Here’s a picture overlooking the 8.5 acres of land we will be farming: Our Berta Rotary plow and Grillo Tractor did a great job working the soil: We finished our first plot and it looks like this: Our boys had a…