I do little fiddly things.
|This is a grafted walnut. Many of my trees are "ugly" and this one is no exception.|
|A close-up detailing what an approach graft looks like in the second year.|
|The tag identifying the variety needs replacing. As you can see this is a variety called Davidson.|
|There were six wing-beats written in the snow. I was not able to catch all six in one frame.|
|The bird was turning to the left as it was flying. I don't know if it was a Northern Goshawk or a Cooper's Hawk.|
Accipiters (Goshawks and Cooper Hawks are Accipiters) are the A-10s of the bird world. Maneuverable, robust, heavily armed and with indestructible landing gear. This is a BBC video.
|The rabbits have been tucking into the branches I have been pruning from the trees.|
|If you zoom in you can see how they have snipped off the end twigs and peeled the bark.|