Much of the kitchen garden is now covered by a blanket of annual ryegrass, a cover crop that will help hold the soil in place over the winter. And today Farmer Rob seeded other areas of the garden with the same cover crop, before applying a thin layer of compost.
The Furrow is the online newsletter of The Friends of Howell Living History Farm. We will be updating this site about once a week with crop reports and other insights into life on a horse-drawn living history farm.
|THE FURROW: The online newsletter of Howell Living History Farm