06:55, 57F. fog out in pasture. dawn chorus, roosters. pale sunrise. found a tick when I was showering last night. not a good sign. already had red bugs.. with this warm weather so soon, we might have a horrendous buggy summer.
08:00, 63F. the sunlight came in the east window of the house, through the door, across the hall into the dining room where I was answering email, and reflected off the west window.. 3 deer resting under the big cabbage palm in the cactus field.
11:20 - on my way to CK with 2 feedbags of sheep manure for the memorial magnolia that was planted today at the lab in honor of our dear friend and administrative assistant. 2 red-shouldered hawks playing tag over a pasture. medium tide at CK.
low to mid- 70's. mostly cloudy. wind, S, 10 knts. water choppy. tide coming in.
16:00, high tide and a big flock of ducks by #4 bridge. got 5 bales of hay that looked dry from the hay guy. he was all dirty and sweaty and had been planting peas. we need rain.
17:00, 82F at the farm. guard dog in heat. reddog howling. had to move the dogs around. unloaded hay.
20:10, 73F, overcast. no moon, stars or planets. dogs all barking..