Winter Update

For those that wonder if we pack it up during the winter and wait for spring, quite the contrary. Winter is the best time of year to catch up and get ahead on projects in order to be ready for the growing season. As Bob the mechanic at Crestline told us, “winter maintenance is summer performance.” Below is a photo update of this winter’s activities.

 

1000 tons of wood from the Country Club Rd realignment project

1000 tons of wood from the Country Club Rd realignment project

Custom potting mix for Humble Roots nursery.

Custom potting mix for Humble Roots nursery.

 

Still fiddling with the pond - more aeration.

Still fiddling with the pond (ugh) – more aeration.

Stump splitting

Stump splitting

 

We bought a 2nd loader!

We bought a 2nd loader! -Thanks to Randy at Feenaughty!

Working in pear orchards

Working in pear orchards

Spreading compost in orchards.

Spreading compost in orchards.

 

Painting and labeling tanks

Painting and labeling tanks

 

Wet mornings.

Wet mornings.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Orchards test plots

Orchards test plots

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Co-founder of Dirt Hugger
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