Planting New Fields

Planting New Fields

There were two hard working moms and a dad planting on Mother’s Day weekend!  We put in about 550 new plants in the two beds we have been prepping since last fall.  Over the past four seasons we have been trying to figure out which, of the 26 different cultivars...

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Happy May Day!

Happy May Day!

Well, even though we have had a blanket of fresh snow at the ranch for the past few days...it would appear that spring has finally, grudgingly sprung!  The bulbs are blooming and the hummingbirds have returned - our annual harbinger of spring!  The bulbs have been just beautiful and I...

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The bees...

The bees...

There's nothing like cutting into a full comb, honey oozing out of the cells and the taste of sunshine when you sample that first harvest from your own bees.  We look forward to supplying you with Dutch Ridge Ranch honey next season!

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Slow down, relax & take a bath!

Slow down, relax & take a bath!

So another year has come and gone and I am lacking direction today - didn't feel like taking on the dismantling of Christmas or really doing much of anything after weeks and weeks of being on the go. Tim had to work today so after making myself sit through the...

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