Today, Adam has been digging a long, deep trench.
The trench runs toward the big water tank, now on its side.
Soon this tank will sit on its bottom right there, on level high ground at the top of the field, and have a new liner in it.
tank, and then to the fields. Later another trench and pipe will run from barrels at the house, to the tank.
The dogs love helping Adam in the field. Maggie stayed near him well today. She liked playing in the trench and got quite dirty. This is the first photo I've gotten with all three of them.
The trench was full of cut pine roots, so her coat became sticky with pine tar. Julia had to do this:
Poor little thing. She cried and was pitiful. That's what happens to puppies who play in trenches!