The fence in the woods Has finally fallen, Propped all this time by The sinewed remains of Honeysuckled deer bones, Single mistimed leaps Where, twisting, twisting, The leg at last is liberated And the carcass [...]
So long, 2020. Here's a reluctant paean: Ain’t nothing straight: This farm house Bain to masons; The jigsawed barn Anathema— in 2007 A one-footed carpenter Threw his hammer over The hill, and I found It [...]
A pair of sharp-shinned hawks Found our farm. Never Far from one another, Perched in the outstretched arms Of hackberries—trees, in their way, Probably not much Older than the birds. I made Rounds on the [...]
Grass Fed Beef
Our cattle are raised on pasture their entire lives. This means that they are outside, free-ranging year round, and only eating fresh grasses, legumes and wild forbs.
We invite you to visit our country inn nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains at the top of the Shenandoah Valley near Winchester, VA. Our family has received guests in the Manor House for 8 generations, reconnecting friends and family with farmland.
Enjoy a luxury stay on a real working farm.
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