• BUCKETS & BUCKETS

    Taking a brief break this afternoon from helping JC clean up the tomato plants. A messy, dirty and smelly job!  So far, we’ve cleaned out a heaping 55 gallon drum…


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  • JUNE DROP

    Avocados dropped quite a few decent golf ball sized fruit this month — now it looks like we’ll have only a couple handfuls of…


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  • BIO BURBAN MAKES LOCAL NEWS

    Just got a call from Jennifer Sabih a reporter with Channel 2 informing me that the piece they filmed on the homebrew…


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  • HOMESTEAD HAPPENINGS

    BACK ONLINE You can tell from the lack of postings here on the diary, that things weren’t normal. Our computer crashed on Tuesday (June 1st) or was Wednesday — whatever!???? Anyhow,…


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  • REWIND

    Biodiesel Mixin’ Mixer Backing up just a bit: Sunday, May 16, The Biodiesel Mixin’ Mixer was another success with many attendees from across the Southland. Thanks to…


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  • SVO vs BIODIESEL

    We are considering the next step in our journey by researching options on converting the bio’burban (now running on 50% homebrewed biodiesel) intorunning SVO (straight veggie oil). There…


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  • GREENS & THINGS

    Giant leeks ANOTHER HOT ONE The heat is on again today! Thankfully, being in a semi-desert environment we are able to enjoy crisp cool mornings before…


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  • GREENS & THINGS

    Giant leeks ANOTHER HOT ONE The heat is on again today! Thankfully, being in a semi-desert environment we are able to enjoy crisp cool mornings before…


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  • ECO MAYA FESTIVAL

           LA Eco-May Festival                   The EE Solar Crew                     PTF’s Booth On Saturday and Sunday, some of the PTF crew were out in…


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  • JUMPLE POST

    Yesterday it was a nice, sunny & breezy — Spring sweater weather type day. Last evening JR, JD and I went to gather some grease….


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