Thomas Magnum is growing quickly and Luna and her mother Eclipse are back home from U of I and happy to be in the pasture.
Although it took Luna a little time to get used to the heat after spending 8 days in the a/c.
the sun has finally come out and we were able to get the hay cut a raked. Now to get it all baled and inside
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We have 2 new additions to our farm! Yesterday, our Suri alpaca, Moonglows Eclipse had a baby girl. And we are rooster sitting this handsome Cochin for a young friend until she moves to a farm.
All set up and ready for the market. we will be here at the 3 French Hens in Morris until 2
Everything is picked, washed and packed and ready for the market tomorrow. We will have broccoli, kohlrabi, lettuce and a few bags of Dragons Tongue beans.
We will also have some of our Suri
Alpaca yarn fresh from the mill.
Come see us between 8 and 2
Finally got the scale calibrated and Thomas Magnum is 23 lbs. Looks like his mama is feeding him well!
We are starting to pick strawberries and they’re in the stand. They will be here for a short time and in limited supply so now is your chance! $4.00 per pint
We think it’s finally warm enough to take off the the little boys coat and uncover his beautiful fiber.
Everyone feels the need to check him out – including his big brother Apollo
I had to take a picture of the lovely Grandpa Admire’s lettuce before I cut it.
In addition to the lettuce, we have started picking strawberries so there are a pew pints in the stand. Also getting to the end of asparagus.
This is what I found at the end of a really long day.
Thank you to our young fans!
Does she look like an Iris?
It’s finally warm enough at night to safely plant tomatoes! We have several varieties of heirloom tomatoes and some lovely pansies.
All our plants are started here from seed and grown in organic Cowo soil. And – of coarse – never sprayed with insecticides.that could kill your pollinators.
$ 2.00 each
Today is the first French Hens Market of the seaaon. We’re here with our organic tomato and basil plants, lettuce, radishes and rhubarb. All grown by us and fresh picked.
We have our first batch of air chilled chicken from a new processor. It’s a small batch so we are offering 1 or 2 to those who would like to try them before our larger batch is ready in June.
They are available as a whole chicken for $4.00 per pound.
Please email email@example.com
Or call 815-467-5259
To arrange pick up.
We now have a Lost and Found bin in the stand.
Someone left the sunglasses yesterday afternoon and the keys are still here from last fall.
Happy 2nd Birthday to our first cria. Apollo is a handsome boy with beautiful fiber. And – of coarse- we love him! This is my favorite picture of him peeking out from under his mama. She is a rockstar mom!