Monthly Archives: April 2017

Insect Condo

Today, we used some old logs to build a home for insects.  Our farmhand, Will, who is permaculture certified, suggested the idea, picked the logs out, and drilled holes.  He used a variety of drill bit sizes and depths all … Continue reading

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Garden Redesign 2017

Check out our new page that will be updated each week as we redesign the organic garden: https://lovecreekfarm.com/garden-redesign-2017/ We will be highlighting different permaculture practices and techniques.

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Spring Irises in Bloom

A few of the irises are popping out.

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Spring Planting

On Thursday, March 30 I supported the Foothill College Horticulture Department’s annual spring plant sale. I bought 12 Hellebores, 2 Hydrangea, and one latern plant.  In addition, we bought a yellow Magnolia from the San Lorenzo Lumber Nursery in Santa … Continue reading

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Beams Up – Outdoor Kitchen

On April 3, Rich Wilhemsson and his friend Tarek raised the 3 large 6×8 beams for the roof.  First, Rich had to cut and level the 6×6 beams before putting on the roof beams.  Two of these 6×8 beams were … Continue reading

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