Category Archives: Farming

Happy Holidays!

They always get away from me, holidays do. My best intentions are not sufficient to overcome inertia! This year was worse than past years as we didn’t get out of school until just days before Christmas so the few cards … Continue reading

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Still here!

A supporter recently reached out to me, saying that whenever there was a long pause in blogging he wondered if we’d finally been sucked under.  Nope, we’re still here treading water. 🙂 The long pauses in blogging are mostly due … Continue reading

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Gaining Ground

When Forrest Prichard resolved to save the Shenandoah Valley farm that had been in his family for generations he went about it all the wrong way.  At first.  When Forrest’s grandfather, the farmer in the family, had passed away the … Continue reading

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