Buttercups

The meadow is buzzing with happy honeybees … because buttercups. As the weather gets warmer every year, we hold off as long as possible to begin mowing because it takes so much time and gas. And because of COVID-19 self-quarantining measures this year, we’re trying to stretch our weekly mowings out to at least ten days. If the meadow can stand an every-other-week mowing without getting too hairy or snaky, we’ll push it out to 14 days. The upside now is that the buttercups are beautiful. Check it out: