Snow Insulation

Snow Insulation

We have a hose connected to a buried pipe that runs ditch water. It usually freezes part way through winter. We leave the hose running and that helps but lately we’ve discovered that we can keep the water running longer if we cover the hose with snow after we...

Spring Ditch Cleaning

Spring work has started. We hired a trackhoe to clean the ditch that comes down into our property that carries our water. It hasn’t been cleaned in years and required a bigger machine than our small backhoe.Looking good! Desert Weyr Farm Blog

Irrigation & Garden Stuff

Ken got the gated pipe across the main orchard today and has started irrigating. Here are the 50 honey locust trees in our temporary nursery orchard. We will eventually move them out where they belong but we done have irrigation water where they need to go. Desert...