A small, diverse permaculture farm in beautiful SE Minnesota - our dream come true life focused on Local Food, Local Art, Local Music.
Saturday, October 20, 2012
Bye, Bye, Blackbirds
The red-winged blackbirds are flocking up for their big fall migration. This morning they gathered in great throngs in the trees along our pasture, thick as leaves. I was hoping to catch a murmuration flight on video, but no luck.
Here is a bit of video, but it doesn't capture the incredible surround sound of being there:
In September 2008, we dived into our dream of creating a small, sustainable farm. Neither of us has previous farming experience, but we have enthusiasm and many ideas for this little 10-acre farmstead.