July is all about the heatwaves – Straight Arrow Homestead

Man, this month… We have had so many heat waves! My father in law used to swear by the Old Farmers Almanac, he bought one at the beginning of every year, and when I looked at it this spring it said it was going to be hot and wet. So far that’s been pretty accurate.

This week we had a monsoon front move through the state, of course we only got a couple drops out of it, just enough to make us wish we had more. But the wind was insane, and blew hard enough to completely rip the plastic off my hoop house. If we were to repair the hoop house of would be the third time we have put new plastic up. We are thinking of rebuild….

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