WINTER ON THE FARM
The picture to the right I found on Facebook. The artist is Jessica Boehman. It is a great rendering of how I feel on this cold winter day.
First and foremost; I am planning the vegetable and herb gardens. This is our first spring here and we have to rely on historical averages to plan when to plant what.
Historical averages? I am talking mainly about temperatures. It is kind of difficult to figure because the winter has been colder and wetter than normal. As I plan, I wonder how long the El Nino trend will continue. Even as I write this there is another storm taking aim at us from the Pacific. This gives me pause