We have a floor, and wall construction is beginning. We also have warmer temperatures (a difference of about 40 degrees in less than week), much appreciated by us and all the animals, especially the cows who’ve started calving.
The new floor; the hole in the floor at left is for the staircase, the bump out at right is the windowed dining room (all photos by son #2),
Standing in the dining room, with the kitchen at left and staircase ahead,
Making the floor for the tower,
Making a wall,
One of the oddest — and cutest — looking calves I’ve seen in 20 years,
A baby hiding in the straw,
Our new portable windbreaks, with initial construction at a nearby Hutterite colony, with final welding by the kids,