With nearly 20″ of rain here on Dry Creek, and more at the higher elevations of the ranch, we have green grass and even a few early wildflowers. Click to enlarge to see the cattle we have yet to gather and brand at the end of the ridge, slick slopes in every direction.
The ground is so saturated that the septic system for our guest house is working in reverse.
We believe that the cream
rises to the top,
but when it really rains
so does the shit.
(one of our deck poems)
All eyes will be on the Oroville Dam as seven days of Pineapple Expresses are forecast for the Feather River watershed, 70 miles north of Sacramento.