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Planting and planning for the future

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You have to like the month of April. Mother Earth has tipped just enough on its axis so that our snow has disappeared, those below zero winds are behind us and nature's life cycle is starting again.


It is time to do some planting.

For the last 10 years I have been planting trees and shrubs every spring on a 20-acre piece of land that used to pasture cattle. I will not be around when those trees reach full growth but that is OK -- I am working off my own blueprint.

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