Goals 4/9/2018


  • Provide own meat and vegetables while earning an income and having a good time.
  • Enrich soil wildlife for the benefit of all and provide habitat and bee forage.


  • Grow a diversity of vegetables for qualities of vitamin content and store availability.
  • Have enough to share with family and friends.
  • Eggs from birds w/ intention of eating meat birds.
  • Develop perennial landscape with fruiting plants to provide food and habitat.
  • Enjoy company of yard birds, and enlivening the little property.
  • Grow interesting looking and tasting foods for myself and Eugene while learning goals, direction, and preferences for next season.


  • Time
  • Money
  • Space
  • Generous poultry space
  • Neighborly decency
  • Birds will consume
  • Generous dog space
  • Standing-water wet
  • Deer outside fence
  • Dogs outside fence
  • Acidic soil
  • The permanent plants
  • Parking strip
  • Sun exposures
  • Walkways
  • Other soggy, dark areas
  • Literal Seasons
  • Must be quiet
  • Must not smell