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Sep 29

Help Our Farm & Save Our Backs

Hello family, friends, & supporters,  (DONATE HERE: http://www.gofundme.com/4jyjj4) We are posting this because we need your help. Read on to see how you can help. We have been working hard over the past few months here on SweetWater to develop a sustainable farm. Our hope is to create a place that family and friends will …

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Sep 16

SweetWater’s Going Green

Welcome back to SweetWater! We have been busy working away the past few weeks and have a lot to share.  Not only are we cutting hay, but we built an impressive greenhouse that will hopefully keep us growing well into the winter months.  All in all, the greenhouse is 65 feet long and 16 feet …

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Aug 30

Free Range Days Are Here On SweetWater!

Welp, I may have fallen behind on the blog, but we have made a lot of great steps forward on the farm. So Today I thought I would take a moment to try to catch you up a bit about life on SweetWater. A month or so ago we were wishing for rain & now …

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Jul 25

Mishaps & Raindrops On Roses

Greetings from Captain Von Trapp! Well part of the promise of this blog was to share not only our adventures on the farm, but our misadventures and mishaps too.  I guess as we get older we realize that often those “that’s not how we planned it” moments just happen sometimes.  Even if they are down …

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Jul 15

Rain Dances, Machines, & More Machines

After many many rain dances, we finally have rain.  You can almost hear the critters, plants, & grass sigh with relief.  We needed it and although it didn’t last long, we’ll take what we can get. Not only does the rain bring nourishment to the plants, cool the air down a bit, but it also …

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Jun 28

Will The Roosters Please Step Forward? (Critters & More)

Leo our resident Fatty Welp, we have had a few busy weeks and it looks like I need to play catch up.  I think I will break it down into three separate blogs to make it a little more reader friendly.  I’ll call this one: Critters & More. Part 1: Critters & More Well, we …

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Jun 10

Discount Days Here on SweetWater

Take a break and see what we have been up to on SweetWater this week. Nate and I have been combining our strengths lately: shopping and fixing stuff! Farming life can be expensive if you are not willing to do a little discount shopping and get your hands dirty. So we have been slowly adding …

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May 31

“What’s New On the Farm?” you ask.

      Well despite the thunderblasters that have made their way through the area, I am happy to report we have been able to get a lot done here on the farm and still find time for fun.  We are currently in the middle of the 1st hay cutting of the season. Nate and …

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May 21

Welcome to SweetWater Blog

Hopefully today we will have our website up and running.  Poor Nate spent most of the afternoon wading through FTPs, Domains, URLs, and other computer speak trying to upload the site.  I guess that is why we have rainy days…to get all the busy work done. We had a pretty successful day and still managed …

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