When it begins to turn warm, we anxiously wait for the garden to dry out enough to be able to rototill.
- If the ground is too damp we can get stuck in the mud.
- If we wait too long we miss out on the full growing season. The heat of the summer comes early in Tennessee.
"A labor of love" best describes this Rite of Spring. Hearing the growling, rumbly sound of the tractor's diesel engine is the music. Get a small taste for yourself from the video (click on "YouTube" to enjoy it from there).