This week we have been setting up the hoops at the farm for the spring vegetables which we will be planting. Our plan is the net them so that the ducks will be unable to eat the seedlings.
The bricks have arrived for the cow barn that we are building, and Manigriva and his crew will start laying them in the following weeks.
We held another successful vegetarian cooking retreat at Hare Krishna Valley over the weekend which was attended by a group of enthusiastic guests who absorbed themselves in learning some of our secret recipes, and enjoying the finished product.
Manigriva has been training our young bull, Giridhari, to pull the trees which we are clearing in our back paddock to make piles for future firewood harvesting. Giridhari is enjoying using his energy in a productive way, and has been very easy to work with.