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In which we do rabbit-ish things in gardens and hop down bunny trails

I always spend a lot of time in the gardens, especially in Spring. The view from Haenaheim into the pasture. This year I'm spending even more time than usual--and Jim is too.  There's a lot to do!   The radishes have sprouted, the garlic is up, the leeks and peas are planted and growing. The corn isn't planted in Haenaheim yet, but almost everything else is in the ground.    The carrots will sprout any day now, we've already eaten the first two small stalks of asparagus, and soon it will be time for rhubarb harvesting! The herb bed in Haenaheim got clobbered hard by winter--time to replant! Monica's garden was overrun with weeds, and I'm digging them all out. Ugh. The newest and frequently-revised plan for Monica's garden I'm removing the large path that used to run up the middle of the large planting bed in Monica's garden, and replacing it with several smaller cross-wise paths.  The large bed in Monica's garden used to have a path up the middle

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