Post author:lloyd Post published:October 25, 2017 Post category:Uncategorized Post comments:0 Comments Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related Tags: avalon_farms, farmlife, goats, instagram, sustainable, sustainablemarketfarming Read more articles Previous PostUnexpected advantage of neighbor harvesting peanuts…dog snacks! They love ’em. Although it’s a challenge to pull the peanut off the plant. Next PostMost farms use livestock guard dogs. Here at Avalon Farms we employ state of the art livestock guard spiders. Just as effective, and much cheaper to feed! You Might Also Like Morning Glory! Dew kissed rose. Has nothing to do with farming. October 31, 2017 Just installed our first silage tarp in garden 3. It’s a sustainable, non-chemical way to kill existing weeds and pests. In a couple of weeks we’ll roll it back, lightly till the ground to raise up buried weed seeds, then recover. In a month or so we’ll have a nice stale seedbed ready for a cover crop for winter. September 18, 2019 Fall chores time! Repairing the drip tape on the 5 row of asparagus, getting ready to throw about 6 inches of peanut shell mulch on top. I guess the mice wanted water during the drought, too – they’ve been chewing holes everywhere! October 23, 2019 Leave a Reply Cancel replyCommentEnter your name or username to comment Enter your email address to comment Enter your website URL (optional) Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.