As I stepped into the truck today to take the 25 minute drive to Jonesborough, TN, the sky was clear, and the only hint of snow was the white mountain tops which surround us. Remembering my friends in New England and the relentless blizzard they had just endured, I was overcome with gratitude for the one warmish day we had to plan the next phase of our orchard.
Today we laid out the spacing for planting the first 126 asian pear trees which are scheduled to arrive the first
When we purchased our 20 acre farm in Jonesborough, TN we had the intention of building our home there. That is still our intention, but in the meantime we have discovered a new project, the prospect of which, tickles us to no end.
I love asian pears. My husband loves to dig and grow things. I love the co-creative process of growing things with the help of my husband and mother nature. Hence, Pear Blossom Farm was born inside the city limits of Jonesborough. Our hope is t