Tag: making hay

Panning for Gold

July 5, 2011 1 Comment
Panning for Gold

I enjoyed Tony’s most recent post about “making hay when the sun shines”. I grew up on a dairy farm as well and had similar experiences in the Summer heat. Interestingly, while some farmers might have hoped for warm dry weather this past weekend, I was hoping for some rain. Instead of making hay, I was out […]

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Hot Hay Making

July 4, 2011 2 Comments
Hot Hay Making

This past weekend was just what I needed on my hobby farm.  I needed a warm and dry spell to make bedding for my flock of 150 chickens.  I had cut down some long grass on my property and nearby areas last Thursday.   As the old saying goes, “make hay while the sun is shining”.  […]

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