|Me - washing potatoes before storing|
In 2012, on the plains of Northern Arizona, two families joined forces and began the trials and tribulations of building a small family farm with nothing in the bank but love.
This will be the last blog with updates on harvesting. There are still some carrots to pull but that will be the end of it. I did a taste test on the carrots because we have some of the fattest carrots I've ever seen. The results are the fatter the carrot, the less sweet. If they're too big, they're bitter when eaten raw. They lose the bitterness when cooked but aren't very tasty. So we're freezing them for the doggies.
Potatoes are all out of the ground and it wasn't a bad haul considering very little effort was put into them. Lance used ground that hadn't been
|Baby pool makes a great wash tub|
|Potato must dry before storing|
So...we'll be clearing the fields in the weeks to come and starting all over
|New Drying Rack|
|What farmers do for exercise!|
|Our cute little farmer girl.|