Earthquake in Almunecar

Wednesday 23/03/2016 – Sunday 28/03/2016 Well just a few pics of the things us farmers have been doing in the last 5 days, Dave has taken a liking to pruning, so while he is sniping little bits of branches here and there, I am left to do the de-forestation, hacking through prickle trees and many…

The freeing of the chimpy arm

Tuesday 22/03/2016 Well its a big day today for one of the Almunecar trio and no its not me, yes thats right its June she is freeing her arm from its cast tonight at 5.15 precisely and it couldnt come a moment sooner for June and well for us really, she has dodged spud peeling…

Almunecar the start

    Thursday 17/03/2016- Sunday 20/03/2016….. our first couple of days in Almunecar started off with the move from gorgeous Comares to equally gorgeous Almunecar, plants and everything but the kitchen sink packed, thankfully the plants survived the trip, two happy apprentice farmers. Well apart from me having to drive the car with the 2 mutts in…

Comares

Well its the week of the big move down to Almunecar, drop off trips on Friday and Monday, so we are pretty sorted its just really the Tom and Barbara project which will take some doing, moving all our little seedlings without squishing them. Right the first pic is of the squash plants, the second…

Comares

Sunday  – 06/03/2016 – Tuesday 08/03/2016 Sunday  – 06/03/2016 – Rain, Rain go away ! lovely rainbow though and as its mothering Sunday a big chicken roast dinner is in order, spoke to Mother McHarrie and Mother Jones in Blighty and then its nosh time. After dinner the cards come out and the score is…

Comares

Friday 04/03/2016 – Saturday 05/03/2016 – Well Friday was spent emptying Seamus…..he was not happy Saturday 05/03/2016  – Off to the Organic Market for our supply of figs in our fig rating chart these are top of the list, but noooooo….arghh…….. the stall is not there !!! will now be fig free for the next…

Comares

Tuesday 29/02/2016 – Thursday 03/03/2016 Tuesday 29/02/2016 – Its the day of fig and nut replenishment, so its off to Trapichie for us and then Eroski for the eating goodies and home for tea and a game of cards at the Poyatos school of cards where Jammy Dave is on a winning streak !!! then…