According to the most recent report from the New Jersey State Climatologist, October 2013 ranked as the 20th warmest since record keeping began in 1895. In terms of precipitation, the northern half of the state was quite dry for October (the fifth driest on record) but the southern half of the state received average precipitation. All in all, the past month felt relatively tranquil compared to the weather calamities of the previous two Octobers.
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