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Farming is Hell

Well, actually, it isn’t. It’s very pleasant and rewarding. But...

Now We Are Six

If you’ve been following this blog for any amount of time,...

Start as You Mean to Go On

I love the feeling of January 1st, with a crisp, shiny new year ahead of me....

Critter Surveillance Cam

Why the Hell didn’t we do this sooner? For years we’ve been talking...

Making a Buck Off Vets

Our nation’s Military and Military families are facing serious issues:...

Always and Forever a Brat

There is a Hurricane Katrina sized shitstorm brewing among present and...

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About the Drought

If a drop by drop trickle can eventually carve the Grand Canyon, how many...

Project Lawn Be Gone

Those of you who have been following along here at Left Coast Cowboys have...

Vox Clamantis in Deserto

More and more I think there should be an entrance exam for anyone visiting...

Farming is Hell

Well, actually, it isn’t. It’s very pleasant and rewarding. But...

Critter Surveillance Cam

Why the Hell didn’t we do this sooner? For years we’ve been talking...

A Blogged Grab Bag

My preferred format for blogging is the essay. Which means I usually try to...

Every Glass Helps!

Like most winemakers in the southern parts of Napa and Sonoma counties,...

It’s The Terroir, Stupid!

Everyone has their hot buttons. The things that make them yell at the TV and...

The 2013 Sonoma Harvest Report

Well, it’s over. The 2013 winegrowing season in Sonoma. Actually,...