The short days of winter mean less time for work. Feeding, cleaning and maintenance chores are pared down to the essentials. Many times winter means fewer animals: no meat chickens, fewer layers, most cows and pigs have been processed for the season. It's time to work on paperwork, planning, goal setting, and maybe catching up on some tv time.
A blog about farming and food. Kate Bogli owns and operates Maple View Farm, raising livestock and growing veggies, with her husband Jason. The farm has been in his family for 65 years.