16 February 2012

Conference Pear


MY PICTURE FOR TODAY
You will probably recognise this view from the other day,
this is the sunrise from this morning.

WATER, HOT & COLD
There has been 0mm of rain 
in the past 24 hours,
11C is the max
&
5C was the coldest point.

Max for Feb is 12C
&
the min is -7C,
there has been 10mm of rain so far.

MY WORK BOOK

See to the sheep 
 Duration: 08:30-08:50 
Location: (Field)  
  Notes: Shuck up the hay in the feeder. 
Put out some minerals. 
Checked and counted the sheep. 

See to the greenhouses 
 Duration: 08:50-09:30  
  Notes: Uncovered the seedlings.
Checked and watered round. 

Planting 
 Duration: 09:30-10:00 
Location: (East Wall)  
  Notes: Planted a pear tree called Conference against the east wall by the little gate. 

Carting off 
 Duration: 10:00-10:30 
Location: (Veg Garden)  
  Notes: Carted to the compost bins some old veg pulled up yesterday whilst digging. 

Break for coffee 
  Duration: 10:30-10:50 (Home)  
Notes: Had a mug of coffee.

Digging 
 Duration: 10:50-12:30 
Location: (Veg Garden)  
  Notes: Continued to dig over the last veg plot. 

Carting off 
 Duration: 12:30-12:45 
Location: (East Wall)  
  Notes: I had to remove some Lavender and old tree roots when I planted the pear tree and so these needed to be carted away to be burnt. 

Break for lunch 
  Duration: 12:45-13:30 
Location: (Home)  
Notes: Had a mug of tea and four baked bean sandwiches.
Digging 
 Duration: 13:30-15:20 
Location: (Veg Garden)  
  Notes: Finished digging the final veg plot. 

Pruning 
 Duration: 15:20-15:40 
Location: (Veg Garden)  
  Notes: Pruned the two Gooseberry bushes. 

Clean and put away the tools 
  Duration: 15:40-15:50 (Potting Shed)  

See to the bins 
 Duration: 15:50-16:00 
Location: (Hall)  
  Notes: Put out the black bins and recycle tubs. 

4 comments:

Theanne said...

love the sunrise photo...learned more about pears than I'd known before! Did not realize that in the beginning they had to be cooked so they could be eaten! I once had poached pears with real chocolate shavings...excellent! Can't remember the name of the pear!

Beth said...

Very interesting article on pears. I had no idea there were so many varieties,

The photo is beautiful!

ellen abbott said...

Pears and peaches here are blooming.

An English Shepherd said...

Nice sunrise :-)