Thursday, May 26, 2011

growing grass

I had intended to chronicle all the effort into bringing in 75 yards of topsoil, leveling it out, and preparing it for grass seed etc. But i never got around to it. Instead, here are some pictures of the progression of the land.

before topsoil

The first seedling -- one week after planting

A view from today -- one week afer the first seedling popped up

Friday, May 6, 2011

End of rock farming

My yard raking days are nearly over. Today the guys from Hamlin construction came by and hauled away my collection and took it over to a job site a few houses down. Their help, and bobcat, are greatly appreciated. Here are the before and after photos.