Life off the grid in the SW Texas desert. An experiment in sustainable living. NUMBERS AT THE END OF EACH BLOG POST: temp at 8PM,high temp,low temp,rainfall,wind conditions(CalmBreezyWindyGusty).
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
Clocked in at 8:30AM. 5 hours later, I had the rest of the "ears" up and the middle 4 purlins secured. Still just as hot by the time I finished but was pretty comfortable working away in the rising heat today. Checked on some Pecos melon seeds (I got from the Mt. McKennites) that I plopped in some potting soil 4 days ago - they punched up through the dirt pretty quick. Transplanted them into the canyon upstream from the black lagoon to see how they'll do in the wild. 98,107,73,0,B