|Adding posts to the grape trellis. This soil comes from 24 inches beneath the surface. The mottle suggests that it does not drain very well.
|Big, ugly brutes
|The local utility replaced some poles and cut the old ones into 8' lengths. It was all I could do to tip them into the back of the truck. I split them into thirds.
|The cattle are beating up the pasture.
|The upside is that it provides a good seedbed for the Festulolium I am planting. I took the precaution of fencing the cattle out of this paddock. I won't let them back in until after the ground freezes.