Skunks are adorable with their thick, glossy coats, dainty hands, liquid black eyes, and inquisitive noses.  How do we know?  We accidentally caught one! One of our farm managers, John Detwiler, noticed that groundhogs would often make their way along the chicken run’s fence line near the old rowboat that is overturned on the [...]

The Circus Comes to Town!

Aeronautical acrobats and and high wire acts Birds abound at the farm.  Barn swallows, bluebirds, a red wing blackbird, and 2 pairs of goldfinches flash amongst the more subdued colors of crows and grackles and mourning doves.  We’ve discovered another denizen recently, a hummingbird. Thera was walking out by the tomato trellises when she noticed [...]