Seeds contain the genetic code of plants. That is pretty simple, yes? The genetic code is like a computer code. The code has been refined for millions of years. Then, companies like Monsanto, use genetic engineering to change the seeds “Operating System”. Heritage/Heirloom seeds from older plants, before modification by methods other that crossbreeding the […]Read more "Seeds"
Gaia, the female pitbull was taking me for a walk near a stream while i was attempting berry picking. that was anepic fail. the entire six berries i had managed to get into the ziplock bag were “juiced” as Gaia decided she had wanted to go down this steep hill… NOW. so, along the stream […]Read more "Amanita caesarea jacksonii, the American Ceaser Mushroom… maybe"
it has been a little while, but i had to find how to get the photographs off my camera and on to the computer. since the update, the camera is no longer supported. however, that is now a non-issue, i hope. this was fathers’ day of this year. Mama Gaot decided to take the kids […]Read more "Goats having Brunch…"
after about three or four weeks, i am back on the farm. the goats and no longer babies, sort of teenagers with horns. no… no ALL teenagers have them, at least i don’t think so. i will be taking photographs of the progress on the plant side also, so you well get to see how […]Read more "Back on The Farm…"
As stated before, i had spent a lovely month at a farm helping friends with the land and the animals. Not all of the animals are pets. It is, in fact, a rural area and most of the animals are not domesticated. For the record, the domesticated ones are the ones that i had been […]Read more "Timber, I’m Fallin’ in Love…"
While visiting friends on their five acre-ish farm, i got to talk to the animals. Doctor Dolittle i am not. Don’t get me wrong, i like amimals and they mostly like me. The blurryish pic shows me with my oh so lovely Hostess, the owner of the property. We had just finished trimming the nanny […]Read more "Just Kidding…"
for the last month i have been in the country. a friend has a farm with a horse, four goats a rooster and chickens and a female “pitbull” that is nine months old. the gaot went a wandering a few months ago, and hence three kids were born. so, the little goat shed was no […]Read more "Greetings from the country…"